mediabistro.comBest Illustrated BooksNew York TimesHere are the winners of the New York Times Best Illustrated Books Awards for 2014. Every year since 1952, the Book Review has convened an independent panel of judges to select picture books on the basis of artistic merit. The winning books are chosen ...GalleyCat Exclusive: NY Times Unveils 10 Best Illustrat […]
Bruce Springsteen: By the BookNew York TimesThe musician and author of the new picture book “Outlaw Pete” likes reading about cosmology: “I find men and women struggling to answer the deepest questions we can ask freeing.” What books are currently on your night stand? I just finished “Moby-Dick ...and more »
NPR'The Book Of Strange New Things' Treads Familiar TerritoryNPRMichel Faber wrote a book a while ago (The Crimson Petal And The White) that became a critically acclaimed international best-seller. He also wrote the book Under The Skin, which was recently made into a very weird movie starring Scarlett Johansson as ...and more »
Fox NewsSkulls found near witchcraft books at Connecticut transfer station, police sayFox NewsThe skulls of an older man and woman were found at a Connecticut waste transfer station near some books and videos on witchcraft and Satan, police said Friday. The skulls and a jaw bone were found Thursday at a Stamford transfer station in a pile of ...Human Skulls, […]
Emily St. John Mandel's 'Station Eleven,' a Flu ApocalypseNew York TimesHappy Halloween from the National Book Foundation, which has chosen Emily St. John Mandel's “Station Eleven” as one of its nominees for the 2014 National Book Award in fiction. Ms. Mandel has a very timely idea of what is frightening. She envisions a ...Book Break - A […]
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