Ella Minnow Pea: A Novel in Letters

Ella Minnow Pea: A Novel in Letters

Mark Dunn

Ella Minnow Pea is a lady dwelling fortunately at the fictional island of Nollop off the coast of South Carolina. Nollop was once named after Nevin Nollop, writer of the immortal pangram,* “The speedy brown fox jumps over the lazy dog.” Now Ella reveals herself appearing to save lots of her acquaintances, kin, and fellow voters from the encroaching totalitarianism of the island’s Council, which has banned using definite letters of the alphabet as they fall from a memorial statue of Nevin Nollop. because the letters steadily drop from the statue additionally they disappear from the unconventional. the result's either a hilarious and relocating tale of 1 girl’s struggle for freedom of expression, in addition to a linguistic travel de strength bound to pride notice fanatics everywhere.

*pangram: a sentence or word that comes with the entire letters of the alphabet

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