December 7, 2012
Eloise Klein Healy has been named the first poet Laureate for Los Angeles.
19 lists were added yesterday to the master aggregation of year-end online "best books of 2012" lists, including Kirkus Reviews' nonfiction selections, Book Riot's best books, Punk Domestics' best DIY food books, and much more.
The Largehearted Boy books of the year (more lists to come):
Flavorwire lists 15 of the sexiest book covers of all time.
Amazon MP3 has 22 classic R&B and soul albums on sale for $2.99 each.
Reading Is Bliss lists its favorite literary bad boys.
A Blog Supreme shares the legacy of legendary jazz pianist Dave Brubeck.
Amazon MP3 is adding five holiday songs to its free mp3 downloads every day until Christmas.
Amazon MP3 offers 100 albums on sale for $5 each.
Amazon MP3 offers 100 digital holiday albums on sale for $5 each.
Amazon MP3 offers over 1,600 albums on sale for $3.99.
Amazon MP3 offers over 500 albums for sale for $2.99.
Amazon MP3 offers over 400 jazz albums on sale for $1.78.
Amazon MP3 offers over 33,000 free and legal mp3s.
also at Largehearted Boy:
previous Shorties posts (daily news and links from the worlds of music, books, and pop culture)
100 Online Sources for Free and Legal Music Downloads
Atomic Books Comics Preview (the week's best new comics & graphic novels)
Book Notes (authors create playlists for their book)
daily mp3 downloads
Largehearted Word (the week's best new books)
Note Books (musicians discuss literature)
Try It Before You Buy It (mp3s and full album streams from this week's CD releases)
weekly music & DVD release lists