At Salon: Murakami’s understated triumph: What Japan’s most celebrated writer knows that American novelists don’t
Via PW and Omaha.com: Omaha Public Library debuts book bike, a library on wheels - awesome!
From PW via ShortList.com: Pop Culture Imagined As Children's Books. Just scary. But what a great way to get your portfolio out there!
From Slate.com via Nathan Bransford: Very Good Advice From Bill Watterson (of Calvin & Hobbes fame), In Comic Strip Form
At PW: Children's Book Output Dipped Slightly in 2013 - What's most interesting about this article is the graph of books produced each year since 2002!
From NPR: Scientists Say Child's Play Helps Build a Better Brain. Duh!
At Sunday Review: Hit The Reset Button In Your Brain - how and why to compartmentalize your activities.
At The Daily Beast: Dumps and Death Threats, Hecklers and Vindication: True Tales from Today's DIY Book Tour
From Science Daily: Can Fiction Stories Make Us More Empathetic?
From School Library Journal: Chickens in the Stacks, and Other Strange Tales from Public Librarians