Harper Lee’s hometown of Monroeville plans to create a major tourist attraction for fans of the To Kill a Mockingbird author. The attraction, which is backed by a coalition of local business people led by the late author’s lawyer Tonja Carter, is expected to open in March, according to reports in the Alabama press.
Every once in a while, I need a shake-up in my reading list—something that’s exciting and energizing, and simply unlike anything I’ve read before. That’s when I turn to storytellers who are challenging the way we all read. They’re tossing out the conventional rulebook and writing in a truly original, innovative, and artistic way. Here are some of my favorite unconventional storytellers.