Wolf Hall has made it to the Finals of the Tournament of Books.
Penspinning (via 3 Quarks Daily).
“Hero or Hoax” reviews a new book which sets forth, in detail, a defense of the position that William Shakespeare wrote the famous plays.
The Millions has an exclusive look at the cover of Jonathan Franzen’s forthcoming Freedom.
Reading Matters reviews a Dickens classic. No, not that Dickens, but his great granddaughter, Monica. And she likes it.
Maud Newton writes a short bit entitled “On the viability of book covers in an ebook world” with a link to a related New York Times article.
Phillip Pullman is awesome. (via The Elegant Variation)