SHAUN SMITH'S SUNDAY SUNDRIES
A WEEKLY ROUNDUP OF INTERNET CURIOSITIES FROM THE BOOK WORLD
This long and very readable excerpt from Sylvie Simmons' new biography of Leonard Cohen, I'm Your Man, describes how the poet met and fell in love with Marrianne Jensen on the Greek Island, Hydra.
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"This is a story of the barn." Charlotte's Web was 60 years old on Oct 15th. NPR profiles the history of this great book, with some readings by its author, EB White.
In the spirit of Halloween, here are the gravestones of 15 famous authors.
Dwell magazine has published an interactive map of independent bookstores across the USA.