somedays work and blog are both four letter words. besides that, one kitten has conjunctivitis and the other has an upper respiratory infection, a girl’s gotta have priorities. now, i am one day behind all the other blogs who are also posting book news culled from google – oh how will i ever live with myself?
565 – St. Columba reported seeing a monster in Loch Ness, Scotland
2004 – The Scream, the painting by Edvard Munch, is stolen at gunpoint from a museum in Oslo, Norway.
super sale • Wickenheiser’s extensive John Milton Collection going to University of South Carolina. via Philobiblios.
worth reading • Village Voice gives us the skinny on Alan Moore’s the Lost Girls. The Watchmen creator’s decades-in-the-making (porno)graphic opus.
goading google • HarperCollins and LibreDigital announced a hosted service called LibreDigital Warehouse that will give publishers and booksellers the ability to deliver searchable book content on their own Web sites.
pin money • Money Magazine’s Ryan D’Agostino profiles some successful entrepreneurs including a used bookseller.
worth reading & audio • Minnesota Public Radio feature on the Minnesota Center for the Books exhibition: “Beyond Words: Collecting Books as Art”.