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SHAUN SMITH'S SUNDAY SUNDRIES

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A WEEKLY ROUNDUP OF INTERNET CURIOSITIES FROM THE BOOK WORLD

The Filter Bubble
Do you think the Internet is like a giant brain holding humankind's consciousness? Do you think everyone gets the same results for a Google search? Do you think you're part of an online community? Think again. Here is perhaps the most important article you will read about the Internet this year, detailing some very creepy changes afoot in cyberspace, adapted by author Eli Pariser from his book The Filter Bubble.

A design book about design books
The Atlantic, on Jason Godfrey's extraordinary design book about the 100 best design books of the past 100 years.

Keyboardscape
What your keyboard might look like if every time you used a key, it grew a bit taller.

Moby Awards
Book bloggers Moby Live have announced the winners of the best (and worst) book trailers of 2011.

#1book140
Blind Assassin is the first book in The Atlantic's Twitter book club.

Toronto’s great used bookstores.
A crusty old writer reviews some dusty old bookstores.

I got 40/60
60 "great" Canadian writers in 60 seconds. How many can you name?

The views expressed in the Writer-in-Residence blogs are those held by the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of Open Book: Toronto.

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.

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