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

20 Literary Tattoos
If, like these folks, you were to get a literary tattoo, what would it be?

If I only had some drawing talent...
The London Based design agency Fridge Creative is inviting people — yup, anyone — to submit illustrations for an online edition of The Wizard of Oz.

Periodic Table of Storytelling
I'm not quite sure who this person is, but s/he has created a rather remarkable periodic table of storytelling which contains many (most? all?) of the major tropes of storytelling. It is meant to be used in tandem with the TV Tropes wiki. Nerds, prepare to loose hours of your life.

Killed Covers
Some nonetheless remarkable book covers that were rejected, from NYTs.

Beautiful Bookstores
Salon presents a dying breed.

Babbling Books
A Tower of Babble 30,000 books high in Buenos Aires.

Folds
Check out this pdf of artist Erica Baum's dog ear book art. (from ubuweb)

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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