About two or three years ago, Bloomsbury re-released the entire Harry Potter series with beautiful minimalist covers. What made the new illustrations a welcome change was the fact that they better encompassed the progression of the series from kid's books to teen novels. The original covers of the UK editions always made the books look … Continue reading Are the New Scholastic Harry Potter Covers Worse than the Originals?
Since 50 Shades of Grey won't hurry up and die already, I'm going to have to find a new reading project. Thank you so, so much for your book recommendations. I will read them for pleasure, but there is something awkward (and rude) about trashing something that someone was kind enough to tell you about, … Continue reading 50 Shades of Real Literature: The Man-Booker Project