quiet: the power of introverts in a world that can't stop talking a little bit slow in parts, but filled with fascinating tidbits about working habits, how different people process sensations, corporate culture, etc.
To Lure ‘Twilight’ Fans, Classic Books Get Bold Looks
what do you think of the redesign of "classic" books to look more bold and modern? they are supposed to attract teenagers who don't want the classics to look "so classic." gimmicky? genius? unnecessary (maybe the teens are like me and want to look nerdy :)?
Ali Smith's There But For The just finished this--it is incredibly strange, provocative, and thoughtful. about a man who goes to a dinner party and locks himself in an upstairs guest room and refuses to come out. told from four different perspectives, all of which are sympathetic, funny, and touching in different ways.