The Tournament of Books short list is live!
The Rooster crows! Check out the shortlist and judges for this year's Tournament of Books, presented by Field Notes.
Scott Douglas writes Dispatches From a Public Librarian for McSweeney’s Internet Tendency. He has a web site that is slowly growing in content.
When people can’t explain global warming or mad cow disease, perhaps they should look at a less than obvious scourge: the dreaded literacy plague.