The Shadow Giller Prize Winner has been announced! My TBR grows…
The Giller Prize Winner has been announced.
The formation of the Shadow Man Asian Literary Prize has been announced! The Shadow Jury is made up of the wonderful bloggers: Whispering Gums, ANZ LitLovers, Winston’s Dad, Read,Ramble, and A Novel Approach.
As if I need more reasons to read The Sense of an Ending, the excellent review by Tony’s Book World fairly demands I go read it right now.
Australia’s National Year of Reading (via ANZ LitLovers LitBlog): A search for eight books “that together paint a picture of the Australian people and the land [they] live in.” This dovetails well with my plan to start in on some too-long neglected (by me) Australian writers. My selections will come from blogger friends, but this whets my appetite.
Geoff Dyer’s Footnotes are Worth Reading (Times Flow Stemmed excerpts the Paris Review)
Steph of Steph & Tony Investigates has a review of David Guterson’s Ed King in BookPage.
Shelf Love gives some to Pnin (“…Nabokov’s wonderful, delightful, lovely novel…”). I love Nabokov and, by extension, everyone who loves Nabokov.
My Rat’s Chance… (Reviews from a Serial Reader)
Song for Night by Chris Abani (Reading Matters adds to my TBR)
More pieces of Woolf.