Geoff Ryman is a novelist that very popular in science fiction, which won so many awards through his books. One of his book that so amazing is entitled Was, it is a book that has nominated in WFA and focusing on themes of L. Frank Baum’s The Wonderful Wizard of Oz. It is also ranging across time and space from the 1860’s Kansas to the late 1980s in California. If you want to know more about Was, A Novel with a Number of Complex Themes that You Should Read. Here the information.
A Novel with a Number of Complex Themes that You Should Read
Was a novel that adult similar to the magical Land of Oz. It never existed as a real place that explores the tragic. Then, the very moving life of Doroty Gael in 1800s Kansas, who has traumatic experiences with Uncle Henry and Aunt Emily after her mother’s death. It makes them trying to create an imaginary and idealized world in her mind based on some of her life experience before.
This book told more and deeply about the importance of a healthy, the stable of childhood and explores the life as they play Dorothy Gale in 1939 movie. It also tells the stories of the characters and how they are connected to one another without realizing it clearly.
This book is published and divided into three parts, which are they? It includes Winter Kitchen, Summer Kitchen, anda also Oz Circle. It focused on Jonathan, a gay actor that having AIDS sorts to Manhattan, Kansas and on his real in the novel. In other side, Baum who makes the appearance as a substitute teacher in Kansas.
That’s the information from about Was, A Novel with a Number of Complex Themes that You Should Read. It will make your day better than before. So, Are you interested to read it?