Bookish links for Saturday, March 31, 2012

Before I start with the links, I have to mention that, as of today, Kevin and I have been married 17 years. :)

Now, back to your regular scheduled programming.

Author news:

~ TED: Billy Collins – Everyday moments, caught in time – This video is well worth the fifteen minutes.

Discussion starters:

~ Erin Blakemore: Book Shame

~ Chrisbookarama: 11 Ways Book Blogging is Like Running

Reviews and blog posts that have me adding to my to-read list:

~ The Homecoming of Samuel Lake by Jenny Wingfield, reviewed by Lesley at Prairie Horizons

~ The Reapers Are the Angels by Alden Bell, reviewed by Amy at My Friend Amy

~ Gilded Lives, Fatal Voyage by Hugh Brewster, mentioned by Kelly at The Written World

~ The Solitary House by Lynn Shepherd, reviewed at Nicki at Fyrefly’s Book Blog

Book to movie news:

~ George Orwell’s 1984 is getting a new film adaptation.

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6 Responses to Bookish links for Saturday, March 31, 2012

  1. Vasilly
    Twitter: Vasilly
    says:

    Happy anniversary! The Homecoming of Samuel Lake is an excellent book. Will definitely check out the Collins video since next month is National Poetry Month. Hope your morning is going well.

    • CarrieK
      Twitter: booksandmovies
      says:

      V – especially stick around for the last poem he reads – it’s priceless!

  2. irene says:

    Happy Anniversary, hope the next 17 are great too.