Reminder: The deadline for submitting your entries for my Tournament of Books 2011 unofficial contest closes on Monday, March 7th, 2011 at 11:59pm (EST).
A Rat in the Book Pile takes an interesting look at Joseph Conrad’s Heart of Darkness.
Tor.com releases a list of the best Sci-Fi novels of the decade. (via A Momentary Taste of Being) I have only completed books by two of the authors (Gaiman, Stephenson), though not there selections here. I abandoned China Mieville due to aesthetic disagreements.
ANZ LitLovers Litblog reviews Gerbrand Bakker’s The Twin, the IMPAC Award winning book that catapulted me to a victory in a contest held by Kevin from Canada. It is on the TBR and Lisa’s review reminds me it should be sooner rather than later.
The Bookslut interviews Paul Murray, author of Rooster-hopeful Skippy Dies.
Murder, if You Can Be Bothered (Caustic Cover Critic)
a few words on Franzen’s Freedom (Incurable Logophilia)
Don’t miss Kevin from Canada’s coverage of the Amazon.ca First Novel Award.
Max at Pechorin’s Journal posts his Personal Canon, part 1.