Skipping just one day of Book Banter has set me back quite a bit. I’m either going to need to keep up with it every weekday, or just list fewer links!
– A two-year old judges books by their covers.
– Hilarious new categories describing used books on Amazon.
– 25 vintage photos of librarians doing their thing.
– The truth about digital publishing that traditional publishers don’t want to hear.
– Steven Soderbergh writes a novella on Twitter.
– F. Scott Fitzgerald’s handwritten financial ledgers.
– What makes a happy writing community.
– A cartoon tribute to cats and the poets who loved them.
– Cool literary magazine covers.
– What is the future of super-sized bookstores?
– Editors’ reading recommendations. (LOVE Drinking Coffee Elsewhere)
– An interview with Israeli Arab author Sayed Kashua.
– The NYT Review changes editors, and ignites controversy.
– Still writing racy novels at 105 years old!
– How The Life of Pi symbolizes the post 9/11 era.
– Kurt Vonnegut’s letters.
– The collection at the Guantanamo library prison.
– Writing coach William Zinsser, is a good listener.
– Who was Typhoid Mary? An intriguing new novel about her life, and the disease she spread.
– Jason Segal writes a kids’ book.
– An interview with Bangladeshi poet (and friend) Dilruba Ahmed.
– Writers in love with other art forms.
– The sudden death of a great feminist writer.
– Iranian sketches of human rights.
– What kinds of values should children learn from books?
– It’s not too late to celebrate National Poetry Month.