Fictional Food, and Other News


On the Shelf


  • Go Comics has put the complete Calvin and Hobbes archive online. Read on the site, or download the app.
  • The novels of Nicholson Baker. In nail art.
  • Can you guess which books inspired these fictitious food scenes? Or, the quiz some of us have been training for our entire lives.
  • “To call these books essential is not to say that I believe everyone must read them, but to convey that they broadened and informed my ideas of what it means to be female and how the stories of girls and women are told.” Anna Holmes on five essential “lady” books everyone should read.