1. Can’t get enough Haruki Murakami? Just added to Knopf’s fall list is THE STRANGE LIBRARY, an illustrated short novel about a lonely boy, a mysterious girl, and a tormented sheep man and their plot to escape from a nightmarish library. Pub date is December 2.

    Can’t get enough Haruki Murakami? Just added to Knopf’s fall list is THE STRANGE LIBRARY, an illustrated short novel about a lonely boy, a mysterious girl, and a tormented sheep man and their plot to escape from a nightmarish library. Pub date is December 2.

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  2. mrmullin:

rebeccaschinsky:

(via “Rogue” Tweet From A.A. Knopf Sparks Conjecture | LitReactor)
That this constituted a “scandal” of any scale and inspired posts on half a dozen industry blogs is what’s wrong with publishing in a nutshell. 

This one was even better:

Keep Calm and Build a Time Machine And Go Back In Time and Stop the “Keep Calm” Meme From Ever Happening #sickofthisbullshit
January 24, 2013

    mrmullin:

    rebeccaschinsky:

    (via “Rogue” Tweet From A.A. Knopf Sparks Conjecture | LitReactor)

    That this constituted a “scandal” of any scale and inspired posts on half a dozen industry blogs is what’s wrong with publishing in a nutshell. 

    This one was even better:

  3. Sometimes all it takes is a librarian to shake the Web.

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    Digital Content Curation Is Career for Librarians | Backtalk

    An interesting article about how librarians can save us from “filter failure.”

    Thanks aaknopf for the LJ link!