Monthly Archives: February 2010

Cover issues: plus-sized characters

Entertainment Weekly had a short feature in the books section of the latest issue that really got me thinking about first impressions and appearances – where both books and people are concerned. You see, there’s a reason why I don’t … Continue reading

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The Sunday Salon – February 28, 2010 (the “catching up on blog awards” edition)

I am really bad about passing on blog awards. I always thank the person who awarded me and save the link, intending to pass it on very soon, and then time slips away…. Anyway, I’m hoping to make up for … Continue reading

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Bookish links for Saturday, Feburary 27, 2010

Author news and links: ~ Nick Hornby is going to start writing his column in The Believer again – the essays from this column are what make up The Polysyllabic Spree, Housekeeping vs. the Dirt, and Shakespeare Wrote for Money. … Continue reading

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