From The Daily Mail (via PW): 'All children, except one, grow up': Peter Pan is the book with the nation's favorite opening line.
From The Booklist Reader (via PW): Publishing U: Whose Opinion Do You Trust? (Why Trying to Please Everyone Can Torpedo Your Book
From School Library Journal: Cartoonists Talk About "Charlie Hebdo"
From Lapham's Quarterly: Day Jobs: Authors and their employment
From Flavorwire (via PW): Read Two Never-Before-Seen Fairy Tales by the Grimms' Favorite Folklorist. Dark, very dark.
From Shannon Hale: No Boys Allowed: School visits as a woman writer - IMPORTANT READ!!!
From The Stranger: Things I Can Say About MFA Writing Programs Now That I No Longer Teach in One
From PublishingTalk: How to become a children's book illustrator - 7 secrets for success
On the travel front: From mas Edimburgo: 17 Things That Change Forever When You Live Abroad