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July 23, 2014

Shorties (The Man Booker Prize Longlist, Jenny Lewis Profiled, and more)

The longlist for the 2014 Man Booker Prize has been named.

Paste profiled singer-songwriter Jenny Lewis.

Full Stop interviewed author D. Foy.

Stereogum listed essential songs from the golden era of emo.

CBC Books listed its favorite literary references on The Simpsons.

The Guardian listed the best parody songs.

GQ listed its top 20 beach reads.

Drowned in Sound interviewed Interpol guitarist Daniel Kessler.

Lauren Groff wrote about the mermaids of Weeki Wachee at the Oxford American.

Paste listed songs with obscure soccer references.

Comic Book Resources interviewed Mimi Pond about her graphic novel Over Easy.

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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 and graphic novels)
Book Notes (authors create playlists for their book)
daily mp3 downloads
Librairie Drawn & Quarterly Books of the Week (recommended new books, magazines, and comics)
musician/author interviews
Note Books (musicians discuss literature)
Short Cuts (writers pair a song with their short story or essay)
weekly music release lists
WORD Bookstores Books of the Week (recommended new books)

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