Trillium Book Awards Author Reading 2015

SHAUN SMITH'S SUNDAY SUNDRIES

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A WEEKLY ROUNDUP OF INTERNET CURIOSITIES FROM THE BOOK WORLD

Book-o-lanterns
In honour of Hallowe'en, a gallery of literary Jack-O'-Lanterns, c/o Flavorwire.

Book bugs
Free pets with books withdrawn from Vancouver public libraries!

Tolkien drawings
100 rare Tolkien drawings were recently discovered at the Bodliean. More samples here.

Chip's Murakami
Chip Kidd on vid explaining how he designed the cover of Murakami's new novel.

Darth Amazon
In an interview on Oak Park River Forrest Patch, whatever the hell that is, Scott Turow says Amazon is "the Darth Vader of publishing". Meanwhile.

Lost Seuss
Hey look, lost Dr Seuss comics!

Quick, to the ferret skeleton room!
John Hodgman shills his new book, albeit in a typically entertaining manner. (c/o Dan)

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Shaun Smith

Shaun Smith is a novelist and journalist living in Toronto. His young adult novel Snakes & Ladders was published in January 2009 by the Dundurn Group.

Go to Shaun Smith ’s Author Page