Author: Lark_Bookwyrm

News & Notes – 11/02/2019

News & Notes – 11/02/2019

Worth Reading/Viewing The Evolution of the English Village Mystery, After the Golden Age (Deborah Crombie, CrimeReads) “Libraries are Not the Enemy:” A Guest Post from Wendy the SuperLibrarian on the Macmillan eBook Embargo (Smart Bitches, Trashy Books blog) The hunt for Shakespeare’s library: ‘I couldn’t stop looking if I wanted… Read more »

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November 2019 Challenge Update

November 2019 Challenge Update

November 2019 Challenge Update With two months left in the year, it’s time to check in and see how I’m doing on my challenges. (TLDR answer: Not great.) 2019 Reading Challenge Lark of The Bookwyrm’s Hoard has read 183 books toward her goal of 190 books. hide 183 of 190… Read more »

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Sunday Post – 10/27/2019

Sunday Post – 10/27/2019

The Sunday Post is hosted by the wonderful Kimberly, the Caffeinated Book Reviewer. It’s a chance to share news, recap the past week, take a look ahead, and showcase our new treasures—I mean books! Last Week This week, we saw the second play of our Broadway touring season, The Play… Read more »

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News & Notes – 10/26/2019

News & Notes – 10/26/2019

Bookish News Lost chapter of world’s first novel [The Tale of Genji] found in Japanese storeroom (The Guardian) The Tiptree Award has been renamed the Otherwise Award after controversy over naming the award for James Tiptree Jr./Alice Shelton. Prior winners of the Tiptree Award may use either appellation. (Locus Magazine)… Read more »

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10 Books with SECRET in the Title

10 Books with SECRET in the Title

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly feature/meme now hosted by That Artsy Reader Girl. The meme was originally the brainchild of The Broke and the Bookish. This week’s topic was Books I’d Give Different Titles To, but I decided to do a different prompt instead. Today’s prompt didn’t work for me, so I… Read more »

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Sunday Post – 10/20/2019

Sunday Post – 10/20/2019

The Sunday Post is hosted by the wonderful Kimberly, the Caffeinated Book Reviewer. It’s a chance to share news, recap the past week, take a look ahead, and showcase our new treasures—I mean books! Last Week It’s been a tough week. I found out that some good and long-time friends… Read more »

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News & Notes – 10/19/2019

News & Notes – 10/19/2019

Bookish News Nobel Prizes In Literature Go To Olga Tokarczuk And Peter Handke (NPR). The Guardian’s Alison Flood goes into more detail, particularly regarding the controversial choice of Peter Handke. Margaret Atwood and Bernardine Evaristo share Booker prize 2019. (The Guardian) The decision to break the rules and choose two… Read more »

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Sunday Post – 10/13/2019

Sunday Post – 10/13/2019

The Sunday Post is hosted by the wonderful Kimberly, the Caffeinated Book Reviewer. It’s a chance to share news, recap the past week, take a look ahead, and showcase our new treasures—I mean books! Last Week It’s been a busy week, but I don’t seem to be getting as much… Read more »

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