The Literary Saloon takes on the NYTBR for its lack of reviews of works in translation.
“William Faulkner: Every time a sentence goes on for more than a page, drink the entire bottle. Then make out with your sister.” Jezebel has a bunch of drinking games for reading various writers. WARNING: All of them will kill you. (via)
“(S)aying that chick-lit can’t be well-written is a little like saying that pretty girls can’t be smart.” At The Guardian, a defense of chick-lit by Michele Gorman.