The Daily Beast also has selected books to keep an eye out for in 2012
Want more? The Millions has an extensive list of anticipated books in 2012. Start mapping out your year in reading now. (Also: I love you China Mieville, But I am having a hard time imagining a world where your new novel is going to be – um – good. ”Never has his kinship with Melville been more apparent than in his new young adult novel, Railsea, in which a character named Sham Yes ap Soorap rides a diesel locomotive under the command of a captain obsessed with hunting down the giant ivory-colored mole, Mocker-Jack, that snatched off her arm years ago. ”
This guy wrote out selections from books, and sometimes entire books, one word at a time on grains of rice. True story.
How to be a successful “bookstalker” in 2012
A “christian” parenting guide is implicated in children’s deaths. You’re doing it wrong!
In time for tonight’s season premiere of Potlandia! comes this story of Portland’s mini libraries.
Lev Grossman reveals his reading list for the upcoming third book in his planned Magicians trilogy. Which is totally excellent BTW.