Author: Matt Bell

Book Review: In the House Upon the Dirt Between the Lake and the Woods by Matt Bell

Posted July 2, 2013 in Reviews / 10 Comments
Book Review: In the House Upon the Dirt Between the Lake and the Woods by Matt Bell

Reading like a twisted fairy tale, Matt Bell’s debut novel is about a newly-wed couple who leave the bustling city that had been their home to make a new life in the land on the other side of the mountains. Embracing a life of simplicity, the husband, our narrator, builds a house upon the dirt using only basic tools. His wife furnishes their humble home with the objects she magically sings into being. The young couple desires to start a family, […]