Book of the Dun Cow

Review of Book of the Dun Cow by Walter Wangerin, Jr.By KENDRICK KUOAesop’s fables, Narnia, and Animal Farm, all rolled into one, would produce something similar to Book of the Dun Cow (1978), although Dun Cow is in a league of its own. The book won the the National Book Award (1980), to tell you a little about the caliber of this book; yet it reads like a children’s novel in most respects.Book of the Dun Cow tells the story of two kingdoms, God’s Keepers, and the evil Wyrm. The two kin … [Read more...]