The thing about reading is this: it takes a long time. There are innumerable books in the world, and many more good ones than can be read by any mortal in a lifetime. It's hard to choose -- especia...
A collection of women poets reading their work. Full playlist can be found here: http://awritersruminations.tumblr.com/post/35323597054/a-woman-who-writes-feels-to-much-an-8tracks-mix "A woman who writes feels too much, those trances and portents! A...
We dug through the darkest recesses of our minds and studio to create original music and sound design for this Buck masterpiece. Working with squirming, analog-tape leeches, moaning coeds, screaming guitar goats, and brain-exploding psychedelia, we ...
13 "Top 100 Books" lists combined and condensed in to one master list, for the benefit of your reading pleasure. 623 books in all -- a lifetime of reading potential!
The Biblio-Mat is a random book dispenser built by Craig Small for The Monkey's Paw.
Chances are, at some point in your life, you've finished a book, set it down, and said to yourself: man, I'd love to see a movie version of that -- if it wasn't totally impossible. Some novels are just unfilmable -- too complex, too unstructured, to...
How books work.
Seriously. Just say NO to "50 Shades of Grey".
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Philip Pullman -- best know for his Dark Materials series -- has written a new edition of the Brothers Grimm stories, called Fairy Tales from the Brothers Grimm: A New English Version. It's the 200th anniversary of the Grimm collection, and Pullman'...
A Nerd's Guide to Reading
Like every field, literary criticism comes packed with its own specialized language even some of the most learned academics can't always crack.
Reading a book is fun, but when you forgot it at home, are bored at work or are just curious to get a sneak peek at whatever you ordered from Amazon, online book sites can be handy too.
If there's one dream that unites all bookish folks (aside from, you know, universal literacy) it's the dream of having a secret passageway hidden behind a
When I get to the end of an edit, I generally make a list of the author's "favorite" words and phrases—words he or she used over and over without realizing it. It's quite instructive.
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We post words and phrases that don't have direct English translations.
We make poster prints entirely from bodies of text. Classic, modern, and fully legible from beginning to end.