From Wonderland to Weariland [Guest Post by Author Mary Shotwell]...

16 Oct 2016 by

I received an offer from Merge Publishing that I just couldn’t resist – a review copy of Weariland by Mary Shotwell. After reading the book, lazily and completely while in a Florida resort, I had a couple questions for the author.   Why Alice in Wonderland? The story of Alice appealed to me at an early age. Who wouldn’t want to discover a portal to a fantastical land in a backyard? There are many interpretations of the story, and one in particular captivated me before reading the book (several times over). I never connected to the Disney cartoon version, although I know many Alice fans do. I got hooked to the story watchin the 1985 made-for-television movie starring Natalie Gregory. I wouldn’t be surprised if most of your followers haven’t heard of the film....

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