Critical Linking for December 11th, 2015

The perfect combinations of voice and story to accompany a short walk or a long commute.

The 10 Best Audiobooks of 2015.


According to a study conducted by Bifröst University in 2013, 50% of them read at least 8 books per year, while an impressive 93% of them read at least one. What is more, according to BBC Magazine, one in ten Icelanders will publish a book in their life!

Iceland, man.


A funny thing happens when you’re from an underrepresented group. Several funny things, actually. Things that dig their way into your skull whether you like it or not. Of course, I can only speak for myself (as an Asian American… specifically, a Chinese American), but I have a feeling I’m not the only person who experiences these weird brain-twisty things…

This 10 bizarre ways reading/writing while underrepresented messes with your head is one of the more revealing pieces I’ve read on a book blog in a while.

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