Here’s what I found bookish & interesting on my tour around the Internet this week:
The above picture will never happen to me. That’s because this is my to be read shelf!
It is both awesome and daunting to have so many books waiting to be read, especially when I also have a little notebook filled with hundreds more titles
Not nearly as often as I should, I visit the blogs I’ve linked to (see right) to see what other bloggers are reading and talking about. One click led to another and suddenly I came across this fabulous page: 100 Essential Sites for Voracious Readers. I’m just – gah! Where has this page been all my life?
I suspect that many of you are already familiar with Book Drum, a wonderful site that allows readers to offer (academic) insight into the books they love by way of pictures, video, footnotes etc. I actually submitted a project – for lack of a better word – on Helen Humphreys’ magnificent novel, The Lost Garden. For teachers out there – try Teaching with Book Drum.
I suspect that everyone and their dog has seen this sweet little video – but just in case you missed it: