Weekly Roundup for 3/15/13
Every Friday, the Akashic team highlights industry news, reviews, and features from around the web. This week’s roundup comes to you from Akashic publicist Kate Bogden and intern Deanna Hoffmann.
Around the Web
A round of applause for The Women’s Prize for Fiction 2013 which includes Hilary Mantel, Zadie Smith, and Barbara Kingsolver!
An illecebrous link to 20 obsolete English words that should make a comeback
We were curious about this graphic novel that tackles H.I.V/AIDS in the South.
‘The Book Was Better’ gets a T-shirt. Also, show your literary pride wherever you are with more book themed Tee’s from Threadless (and support artists while you’re at it! Any artist can submit an idea to Threadless, get feedback from sitegoers, and the designs with the highest number of votes get printed and sold to the public).
Call for stories for the London Book Fair 2013! Akashic will be there!
Around the Office
We rounded up the Akashic office plants! What kind of plant do you keep on your desk?
Posted: Mar 15, 2013
Featured: Music/Popular Culture/Art
- Hello Sunshine
- Dance of Days: Updated Edition
- Seriously, You Have to Eat
- Sale Nelson George Two Book Set
- Of Mule and Man
- Go de Rass to Sleep
- The Plot Against Hip Hop
- Jonah Sees Ghosts
- A Fictional History of the United States with Huge Chunks Missing
- 100 Posters/134 Squirrels
- Copycat: LIMITED EDITION SIGNED PREORDER
- What Is Punk?