- I wonder how many people realize that Doctor Zhivago was the signature on Boris Pasternak’s death warrant.
- This interview with Markus Zusak makes The Book Thief even more heartbreaking.
- Here’s a wonderful article about the resilience of writers and their art in the face of tyranny.
- Sophia at Ravens and Writing Desks presents “5 and a Half Reasons Why Hugo’s Villains Are Superb”
- Yesterday was a good day for book geeks: it was the birthday of C. S. Lewis, Louisa May Alcott, and Madeleine L’Engle!
- And speaking of Lewis, here’s an article about the poem that changed his life.
Sorry this month’s list is so sparse. The internet let me down again. 😦