I have come across some interesting “Bookish Bits” of information around the web that perhaps you have (or hopefully not) read about. Some may not be that “hot off the press” buy they are linked here with a short description. Enjoy!
According to Marie Claire magazine – reading reduces stress by 68%. But then we knew that already.
The New Yorker has a list of The Seven Essential Fantasy Reads.
American Book Review has a variety of quotes on The Future of Fiction.
The Second Pass has a book Black List – a recommendation of what you can skip in the when reading literature.
There is a possibility of a library themed Ben & Jerry flavored ice cream. How fun!
An interesting article about paid advertising and disclosure for blogs. Not completely bookish but it relates to book bloggers.
A link for tweets from Philippa Gregory’s main protagonist in the The White Queen.
An amazing 91 year old woman who reads 12 books a week in Scotland.
A lower priced E-Reader from Sony is on the market designed to compete with Amazon’s Kindle.