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If The Borrowers are 'unviable', what about other children's classics? - The Guardian (blog)
BiblioTech Initiative Wants You to Redesign Classic Book Covers for Electronic Catalog - San Antonio Current (blog)
What if Your Favorite Album was a Book? - Mother Jones
What if Your Favorite Album was a Book?Mother JonesThe Beatles' Abbey Road feels like a well-mannered Penguin Classic. Arcade Fire's The Suburbs looks like a Book of the Month Club hardcover selection circa 1955. Patti Smith's Horses trades its famous Mapplethorpe portrait for the look of a popular ...
Classic business books that deserve another read - Financial Times
Classic business books that deserve another readFinancial TimesOnly a few business books stand the test of time: the companies they examine fade away, the economic circumstances they analyse change, and the people they idolise turn out to have fatal flaws. Whether a book's insights will endure is one criterion for ...
The writers Russians don't read – and you should - The Guardian (blog)
The Guardian (blog)
The writers Russians don't read – and you shouldThe Guardian (blog)Asked to name their country's greatest writers in a new survey, Russians stick with the classics. The Levada Center's survey of 1,600 Russians is topped, predictably enough, by Tolstoy, Dostoevsky ... A 19th-century critic once said “Pushkin is our ...