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On the Shelf

Crystallized Books, and Other News

July 31, 2013 | by


  • It takes some work to decipher this infographic charting writers in prison for nonliterary crimes, but we like that it exists.
  • Larry McMurtry’s epic rare-book auction is now the subject of a documentary.
  • The band Heaven’s new single, “Dandelion Wine,” is named after the eponymous 1957 Ray Bradbury title.
  • Bibliotherapy: exactly what it sounds like.
  • Artist Alexis Arnold’s Crystallized Book series: exactly what it sounds like.



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    1. Ro | July 31, 2013 at 11:32 am

      Interesting how books are now becoming a new art muse as we move into the digital world. Oddly, I find more substance when reading and physically holding a book than reading it through a digital medium.

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