Singing Babushki, Bartending Poets, Cupcakes


On the Shelf

  • Cupcake invasion: American terminology replaces fairy cake among British children.
  • At 62 White, we’re a bit obsessed with the Buranovskiye Babushki.
  • Nature lovers? Meet the weekly Bookbirder report.
  • The Bard of McSorley’s.
  • Saddam Hussein’s daughter seeks a publisher for her father’s memoirs.