On the Shelf
Area Man Returns Book After Discovering Wilde Gay, and Other News
June 27, 2013 | by Sadie Stein
The Tweet pictured above really speaks for itself.
And another one down: Chicago’s oldest used bookstore, the eccentric and beloved O’Gara and Wilson Antiquarian Booksellers, is closing its venerable Hyde Park location. But all is not lost: the shop is relocating to a more affordable location in Indiana.
Here are mashups of chick lit and Marvel comics, because we live in a world unrecognizable to our great-grandparents.
Speaking of! Subtle changes (degredation or evolution, you choose!) to the English language, happening as we speak.
The Atlantic asks: Must every new coming-of-age novel be “the next Catcher in the Rye?” (Yes.)