Posts tagged books
Posts tagged books
This “book movement” is going to be off the chain. Get it did.
After a supes- long book relationship (THE ART OF FIELDING by Chad Harback) am doing hot, quick, dirty hookups with short books on blog today- THE GETAWAY CAR by Ann Patchett, WE THE ANIMALS by Justin Torres, and THE INFLUENCING MACHINE by Brooke Gladstone. Get it did!
Be a girl who reads. Be the girl who finds enjoyment in the written word, delights at the thoughts she finds, marvels in the plots and characters.
Read often, and read everything. Have an endless curiosity about the world and those who live in it. Discover new cultures and places; expand your…
Today’s Book Boyfriend- THE ASTRAL by Kate Christensen. And I invent a new literary school of thought. BAMB!
A Haruki Murakami/Adrian Tomine collabfest? Art Samurai needs to become a phrase now. Or Japanawesome. Tokyomazing? Tokyomazing!
At Koenji Station, Tengo boarded the Chuo Line inbound rapid-service train. The car was empty. He had nothing planned that day. Wherever he went and whatever he did (or didn’t do) was entirely up to him. It was ten o’clock on a windless summer morning, and the sun was beating down. The train passed Shinjuku, Yotsuya, Ochanomizu, and arrived at Tokyo Central Station, the end of the line. Everyone got off, and Tengo followed suit. Then he sat on a bench and gave some thought to where he should go. “I can go anywhere I decide to,” he told himself. “It looks as if it’s going to be a hot day. I could go to the seashore.” He raised his head and studied the platform guide.
How to Talk About Books You Haven’t Read by Pierre Bayard - Not reading is our main way of relating to most literature, find out how to make the most of your ignorance.
The Birth of ‘The New Journalism’ by Tom Wolfe - Who put the ‘I’ in journalism - Tom Wolfe seems to think that he and his friends were responsbile.
Dear Sugar, The Rumpus Advice Coumn #82, “The God of Doing it Anyway.”
New BOOKS ARE MY BOYFRIENDS review: THE CITY & THE CITY by China Mieville. Detective Fiction with a bunch of awesome-sauce on the side!
KRAKEN by China Mieville is my book boyfriend this week! We have such literary urban fantasy good times!