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Lost chapter of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory published

Interesting history here on the book’s original characters and form.

"A survey in the United Kingdom named Milne’s book the most beloved children’s book of the past 150 years." 
Happy birthday, Winnie the Winnipeg Bear!
Winnie the Pooh saga turns 100 years old

"A survey in the United Kingdom named Milne’s book the most beloved children’s book of the past 150 years." 

Happy birthday, Winnie the Winnipeg Bear!

Winnie the Pooh saga turns 100 years old

explore-blog:

This wonderful short film chronicles a day in the life of a printmaker – here’s to hoping it never ends up among this omnibus of bittersweet short films about obsolete occupations

newyorker:

Is creativity something that you’re born with, or something that anyone, with practice and dedication, can acquire? Maria Konnikova examines a series of studies.
Illustration by Rachel Levit

newyorker:

Is creativity something that you’re born with, or something that anyone, with practice and dedication, can acquire? Maria Konnikova examines a series of studies.

Illustration by Rachel Levit

doubledaybooks:

Today’s “Favorite Thing On The Internet”: Margaret Atwood coffee.

What to drink when reading.

doubledaybooks:

Today’s “Favorite Thing On The Internet”: Margaret Atwood coffee.

What to drink when reading.

(Source: furtivelittle-feelings)

Madeline L'Engle's 'A Wrinkle in Time' will finally be a movie - LA Times

Really excited about this news.

Aug 8
Penguin’s new Charlie and the Chocolate Factory cover for Penguin Modern Classics is causing quite a stir. There’s so much fantastic imagery in the book…why this?

Penguin’s new Charlie and the Chocolate Factory cover for Penguin Modern Classics is causing quite a stir. There’s so much fantastic imagery in the bookwhy this?

Aug 8

Try to be funny as much as you can. Try to participate in conversations, not just start your own. Try to engage, not just talk.

- Martha Woodroof and Lydia Netzer give advice on using social media as an emerging author / being a good person. (via millionsmillions)

Aug 6

The Little Free Library map was a treasure map.

- http://theatln.tc/1qQuWTx

Aug 3

We already knew that good stories can put you in someone else’s shoes in a figurative sense. Now we’re seeing that something may also be happening biologically.

- http://f-st.co/KxdWMcw

30 year of Neuromancer. The Guardian explores William Gibson’s predictive vision of the Internet and technology.   

30 year of Neuromancer. The Guardian explores William Gibson’s predictive vision of the Internet and technology.