Archive for November, 2009

Best book covers of the 00s
NZ Book Council has made a lovely papercraft video of the opening pages of Maurice Gee’s “Going West”.
What if Lewis Carroll had written Twilight? Bella’s Adventures in Forks?
What will it mean when the ebook comes first? Some books (I’m thinking in terms of Photoshop how-to guides) do work better as ebooks than in traditional media.
Oprah’s giving up tv, what will happen to her book club? Maybe she’ll blog?


Fashion shoot set in a library
Unshelved’s “Pimp My Bookcart” winners 2009
National (USA) Gaming Day in libraries was a big success this year


The history of the internet in a nutshell
National text pager intercepts from 9/11 released on wikileaks. Could be useful as a first person resource for students
University of Nebraska-Lincoln are adding comic books to their digital archives

…And just plain cool 

Cool video showing what it would look like if Earth had Saturn-esque rings


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