Six Impossible Things is one of the stand-out young adult novels of this year and I didn’t want it to end. ... SIX IMPOSSIBLE THINGS. Loosely based on Cinderella (Dan Cereill is an anagram for Cinderella), the story also has a touch of Lewis Caroll’s Through The Looking Glass as well as a bit of the Ugly Duckling. Six Impossible Things. "Why, sometimes I've believed as many as six impossible things before breakfast." 5 stars is not a high enough rating for this. If there's one thing that endears Alice in Wonderland to generations of readers, it's its charm. Dan deals with having a crush, dealing with a bully, and trying to get a job. Landline by Rainbow Rowell; Elantris by Brandon Sanderson; The Library Book by Susan Orlean ; Mine Till Midnight by Lisa Kleypas; Shakespeare Saved My Life by Laura Bates; What I Read in 2019. Engineering & Technology . Books Reviews and Miscellany ☰ Menu. Gribbin gives us a feast of precision and clarity, with a phenomenal amount of information for such a compact space. Review of “Six Impossible Things” by Fiona Wood. My Book List; What’s Six Impossible Things? Posted on 11/18/2015 by rhapsodyinbooks. There is something special about Six Impossible Things. Six Impossible Things is quite a remarkable book. On the surface it’s nothing special, but there’s something about the way that Wood writes Dan that is just so A young teen seeks platonic, familial, and romantic connections. Six Impossible Things is an incredibly character-driven book. by Fiona Wood ‧ RELEASE DATE: Aug. 11, 2015. My Book List. In many ways, it is very much a slice-of-life book. Maybe it is the extraordinary writing or the touching and funny plot or maybe it is the unforgettable characters but either way this book is absolutely brilliant. Also exciting is the fact that this is a Melbourne author we can celebrate. Pre-publication book reviews and features keeping readers and industry influencers in the know since 1933. A winner for ages 12 and up! And at Readings, we can also feel a little pleasure that we awarded Fiona Wood a Readings Glenfern fellowship while she was writing this book. What I Read in 2020. Australian YA fiction is so regularly superior that I pounced when I saw that this 2010 book by Fiona Wood had been re-published in the U.S. Six Impossible Things: The Mystery of the Quantum World is a book about the interpretation of quantum mechanics (a subject that, I should note up front, I … These are the first words of John Gribbin's brilliant new book Six Impossible Things... [a] pocket-sized analysis of the six most important interpretations of quantum mechanics.