Best Animal Farm cover ever.
Common Good Books in St Paul is running an amateur poetry contest. The 12 finalists are hanging from the ceiling on giant sheets of paper, and customers can vote for the winner.
I voted for both of these poems—I couldn’t decide.
Meg Wolitzer, The Interestings
I couldn’t sleep last night so instead I stayed up with this book. Totally worth it.
In which David Sedaris grosses Rashida Jones out on the topics of colostomy bags and amputees. And here I was thinking she was a nurse.
David: “As we were talking earlier, about people who are sexually attracted to amputees…”
Rashida: “NO! NO!”
Books, disco, drinks. What indie will be first to put this on a t-shirt so I can buy it?
PS not the official translation, but the translation of my heart.
Buenos Aires bookstore in an old theater. The stage is a coffee shop and the boxes are reading nooks.