Monthly Archives: September 2010

If Only We Could Read Faster (for September 28)

If time and money were infinite, this is what we would buy and read.    Squirrel Seeks Chipmunk by David Sedaris, with illustrations by Ian Falconer Much like David Rakoff from last week’s post, Sedaris is a very funny essayist … Continue reading

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David Small’s Stitches — Enthusiasticast Episode 29

Mark endorses David Small’s Stitches. We also mention… Dave Nicholls’ One Day — Enthusiasticast Episode 23 Books on the Nightstand Podcast featuring Ann Kingman and Michael Kindness (Thank you!) The Library episode of Seinfeld where Jerry is a library fugitive … Continue reading

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Muriel Sparks’ The Comforters — Enthusiasticast Episode 28

Special guest Julie Wilson (aka The Book Madam) endorses Muriel Spark’s The Comforters. We also mention… Interview at Bat Segundo where Gary Shteyngart talks television House of Anansi Press Truly, Madly, Deadly by Becca Wilcott (aka Julie Wilson) from ECW … Continue reading

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If Only We Could Read Faster (for September 21)

If time and money were infinite, this is what we would buy and read.      Zombies vs Unicorns edited by Holly Black and Justine Larbalestier Oh, unicorns is fucked, y’all. Actually, sadly, none of the stories in this collection … Continue reading

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Simon C Page’s Hero and Villain Poster Series

but wait there is more…

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A Mystery From Star Wars Explained

The Solo Adventures 2D from Daniel L Smith on Vimeo.

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David Moody’s Hater — Enthusiasticast Episode 27

Jon endorses David Moody’s Hater. We also mention… Subutai corporation announces The Mongoliad, a project by Neal Stephenson and Greg Bear and others. Clay Shirky’s Cognitive Surplus discussed on Enthusiasticast Episode 26 Terry Fallis’ The Best Laid Plans on iTunes … Continue reading

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If Only We Could Read Faster (for September 14)

If time and money were infinite, this is what we would buy and read.    The Vaults by Toby Ball This was one of my top 5 most anticipated books of the fall. A thriller about political corruption in a … Continue reading

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Dave Egger’s Zeitoun — Enthusiasticast Episode 26

Mark endorses Dave Egger’s Zeitoun. We also mention… Clay Shirky’s new book Cognitive Surplus Clay Shirky’s talk on Cognitive Surplus at Web 2.0 Expo SF 2008 Extinction burst behavior Lostpedia A Heartbreaking Work of Staggering Genius You Shall Know Our … Continue reading

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If Only We Could Read Faster (for September 7)

If time and money were infinite, this is what we would buy and read this week.      How To Live Safely in a Science Fictional Universe Charles Yu This was one of my top five most anticipated books of … Continue reading

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