Click my Link! April 2, 2013
From the Los Angeles Review of Books, a discussion of the rise of the Amish romance.
What is the business of literature?
To Kill A Mockingbird is the runaway choice for Great American Novel.
How to recommend books to readers who are in a slump.
I'm not linking to "Morality in America" but it says that the ALA makes the dirty dozen in porn purveyors list. I'll link to NPR reporting the news.
Novels are too personal to be propaganda? I don't buy that. What do you think?
The Fair Use/Fair Dealing handbook.
Will Librarians Still Use Goodreads? (featuring BOTH of us)
The top ten most influential travel books. (According to the Smithsonian Institution.)
Ten great books on the Iraq War.
The best fantasy novels you (probably) haven't read. (Ok, fine, they got me.)
Just for Fun:
A flowchart of the Stephen King universe.
Producers of the Game of Thrones TV show will not be waiting for the books, if it comes down to that.