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.