On Terry Pratchett

Sir Terry Pratchett (1948-2015) Last night, in a flurry of book talking, I recommended Good Omens to a reader. I didn’t … More

Censor spectrum

On one of the library tours that I gave last January, a student asked me if book banning was still … More

Turnabout is fair play

Artist Thijs Biersteker has created a book that won’t open unless it sees a “neutral expression” on its viewer’s face, … More

Talking to the future

Through NetGalley and Edelweiss, I can read books from the future. If I’m lucky, I can read a book up … More

House of Leaves again

Even though I never managed to finish House of Leaves, I am still fascinated by this novel. I’ve never seen … More