December 24, 2014
The Rumpus interviewed poet Edward Hirsch.
53 online "best books of 2014" lists were added to the master aggregation at Largehearted Boy yesterday (bringing the total number of lists up to 1,015), including the New Yorker's best books, USA Today's favorite books, and the New York Times' best poetry books.
Flavorwire stereotypes you based on your favorite album of 2014.
The Toast shared a passive-aggressive guide to book gifting.
The Happy Reader is a new literary quarterly from Penguin UK.
Flannery O'Connor, Edith Sitwell, and others are authors entering the public domain in many countries in 2015.
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)
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)