Tag Archives: New York Magazine

“New York” Novels, Children’s Books, a Sci-Fi Books Flowchart (!!), and a Bookshop Owner Gives a Thief His Comeuppance: This Book-Related News Post is Brought to You by the VERY Precariously-Stacked Pile of Books Beside my Bookcase.

Fall is a very busy month in the publishing industry, because not only are there a billion new releases, but it’s also a pretty busy awards season too. The Giller shortlist is out, as is the Man Booker shortlist and … Continue reading

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Zooey Deschanel, Pharmaceuticals, and 40 Ways to Describe Anthony Weiner’s…well, You Know.

There’s nothing like starting a day with a bad choice. After deciding to wear a comfortable yet reasonably form-fitting skirt, I opted – on what would end up being the hottest day of the year so far – to wear … Continue reading

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I’M BACK, BABYDOLL!!

After a very looooong month(ish) sans internet, I’m BACK! It was getting a wee bit difficult always running to the coffee shop for wifi. I also have no willpower so I ate cupcakes each frigging time. After spending probably way … Continue reading

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Happy Friday! See Some Albums Re-imagined As Book Covers

I’m about 2 seconds away from heading to work, but I just found something very share-worthy on New York Magazine’s website, via Mother Jones. What if your favorite album were a book?? What would that book look like? Here are … Continue reading

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Coolest. Dress. Ever.

New York Magazine‘s Vulture section posted a link to a Boing Boing blog post by Cory Doctorow, about a handmade dress that was made from those Little Golden Books. The designer’s name is Ryan Novelline. He made the skirt out … Continue reading

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As Long As They Steer Away From Comic Book Fodder: What Else Should Be Adapted Into A Broadway Musical?

New York Magazine’s Vulture section poses this question while discussing the upcoming opening of Catch Me If You Can, and the news today that the Weinstein Company is developing musicals based on Finding Neverland and Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon. Oh, … Continue reading

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Would You Eat the Moon if it Were Made of Ribs? Goodies: The Kervball Edition.

If this cat gets opposable thumbs, we’re boned. It’s Saturday night and I’m watching SNL with G-Money. Here’s some goodies for your viewing pleasure! The other day at work, I noticed a book on the table called My Korean Deli. … Continue reading

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