Daily miscellany

  1. From The Dallas News: The best part of Andrew Gross’ new anti-Nazi thriller? It really happened.
  2. The New York Times looks at Instagram’s impact on book sales.
  3. Tyler Cowen interviews Dave Berry on humor, writing and Florida.
  4. From The New York Times: 3 books on North Korea and the threat of nuclear war.
  5. From NPR: The next chapter For dystopian literature. Everyone dies in the end.
  6. From The Millions: Major shelf envy. The Guardian has photos of A Little Life author Hanya Yanagihara‘s New York City apartment and its 12,000 – yes 12,000 – books.
  7. From Electric Literature: 60 Years of Elmore Leonard on Screen. We look back at the crime master’s legacy and rank the 10 best movies and shows from a flashy, sexy,…
  8. From The New York Times: 10 new books we recommend this week.
  9. From Omnivoracious: The rich are different: A book list. Love ’em or hate ’em, here’s a list that’s probably got a book that’s right for you.
  10. From Omnivoracious: Kamila Shamsie talks to the Amazon Book Review about her new novel, Home Fire.

Author: Ken Booth

I can be found online at kenbooth.net.