CRITICAL LINKING: December 2, 2011

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


“She still haunts me”

Lewis Carroll on the girl he half-created.


“My hope is: lots of voiceover, those gorgeous Faulknerian sentences. My fear is: True Blood without the cool vampire fangs.”

A bunch of people try not to freak out about about filming Faulkner.


“Finally, the Enhanced eBook includes some recently discovered audio recordings of J.R.R. Tolkien reading excerpts from The Hobbit, including the dwarves’ party song, the account of their capture by the three trolls, and Bilbo Baggins’s terrifying encounter with the hideous Gollum.”

Dammit if this enhanced digital version of The Hobbit doesn’t sound pretty cool.

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