- A fascinating bit of book history: How Paperbacks Transformed the Way Americans Read
- Happy birthday, Charlotte Bronte! If you haven't read Jane Eyre, go do that. The Google Doodle (available only through the U.K., I guess?) is really nice, too!
- Happy birthday, as well, to Queen Elizabeth II! I...I can't help it, I'm an Anglophile...
- Looking for something to read? Check out Calibre's latest open book releases!
- Historic American Newspapers Available via Library of Congress Website. Nice resource!
- Speaking of resources: Water From Fresh Air!
- Turns out, it's really, really hard to study cat intelligence: What Are Cats Thinking? A large part of it, seriously, is that dogs are tuned in to humans - they get us. Cats - well, no, cats have other (better?) things to think about.