You like Vonnegut, Thompson and Hemingway, so this is why I'm going to suggest this book, actually a sci-fi book, not fantasy (sorry). It's a mature
I'm reading Rocket to Limbo, a 1957 novel by Alan E. Nourse that is one of the books of the month in a Classic SF yahoo group I recently joined. I'm enjoying
"Fly, you fools! ' he cried, and was gone."
LotR, FotR, Book 2, Chapter 5 "The Bridge of Khazad-Dûm"
Visited my favourite used bookstore in town the other day. It's an entire house filled with books. Murder mysteries are found in the basement, cookbooks
Thanks everyone, these are the types of responses that I wanted. I know I will enjoy them both, just trying to get a "feel" for what I want