CRITICAL LINKING: November 5, 2011

Our daily round-up of bookish links. Tastes great with coffee.


“For the fourth straight year, I will be aggregating every online “best of 2011″ book lists I find in this post. As the lists appear online, I will add them to this master list, updating daily.”

The starting gun for end of the year “best-of”-ing has officially been fired.


“Worldwide, teachers tend to make less than other college graduates. But even in that realm of diminished expectations, the U.S. still doesn’t look so hot.”

#occupymiddleschool should be next on the docket…


“Biblioracle me, Biblioracle!”

John Warner is as John Warner does.


“None. Changes are an editor’s job.”

Some pretty great responses to a pretty funny prompt.


What’s on your reading agenda for this fall back weekend?

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