NPR summer books poll

…in case you missed it. I’m a bit of a list fan, especially audience-generated ones, and these came out pretty great.

100 Must-Reads For Kids 9-14 and 100 Best-Ever Teen Novels.


Links cleanup

Happy Labor Day weekend, everyone!

A bit late: 6 TED talks to watch for Book Lovers’ Day

An awesome sci-fi/fantasy book flowchart (via Reddit)

Latin roots of Harry Potter spells!

From The New Yorker: Why Teach and Study English?

From NPR: 5 Forgotten Classics Worth Revisiting