blog of note • Hugh Hollowell’s endlessly useful Entrepreneurial Bookselling blog knocks it out of the park with a post extolling the virtues of joining the Bibliophile Mailing list, not that I’m prejudice of anything. Maybe when the newness wears off he’ll let me run it as a guest post. hint hint nudge nudge.
bread and circuses • From the NYT a front page piece on the much ballyhooed Harlequin/Nascar love connection. ooh baby, gotta love the smell of melted rubber on asphalt – yeah that gets me hot.
essay • Tunku Varadarajana The Wall Street Journal editorial features editor shares his consternation over packing accumulated books. [via Win Schaeffer]