News and Notes – 5/17/14

May 17, 2014 SFF awards, Shakespeare, smartphones, SYNC, tea, writing tips 4

News & Notes is a weekly Saturday post featuring book- and publishing-related news, links to interesting articles and opinion pieces, giveaways on this and other blogs, and other cool stuff.

Books & Ebooks in the News:

Castulul Bran, Brasov, Romania. (Photo by Florin73m; used under CC-SA 3.0 license)

    Worth Reading/Listening to: 

      For Writers & Bloggers:

       

        Book & Movie Announcements:

         

         

          Free & Bargain books:

            Awesome lists: 

              Just for fun:  

               

                Bookish Quotes:

                That’s it for this week!

                I’m always on the lookout for interesting articles, lists, and links for News & Notes, so please let me know if you see (or write!) anything that might be good for this feature.  You can leave me a comment or send me an email — my address is on the About/Review Policy/Contact page.

                4 Responses to “News and Notes – 5/17/14”

                1. Bea

                  I haven’t read any of the Locus Finalists but several are on my wishlist and the Reddit fantasy lists are very interesting. Dracula’s castle is sort of appealing but the upkeep, ugh. Still, lots of space for books and cats. 🙂