Monday, October 8

Weekend Browsing -

As Broward County reverts
further back into Third World narcolepsy . . .

there is no longer any Book News, which has been replaced with LeBron Sneaker News, even though the vendor is actually located across the county line in Aventura. Thus, we venture further afield in search of some literary delights.

# Robin Sloan's charming new fantasy novel fuses a magical version of the SanFran Bay area with contemporary technological accoutrements to delve into hermetic secrets when the protagonist takes a job in a strange bookstore.

Mr Penumbra's 24-Hour Bookstore
:: is reviewed here by Tess Taylor.

# Paul Constant reviews Sherman Alexie's
new book of short stories called Blasphemy.

# Cotswold Cosy: James Kidd
chats with Mystery author MC Beaton.

# Christa at Minn Reads reviews
Triburbia by Karl Taro Greenfeld.

# FreeWord Centre Lit News