When Literature and Music Become One


Bringing together different artistic domains, authors merge and connect music with their words on the Book Notes series, featured on largehearted boy.

Featured now is the playlist Reif Larsen created for his debut novel The Selected Works of T.S. Spivet.  Which music would you choose for a “very American story” that tells the “traditional coming-of-age, cross-country journey”?

Claire Rush studies Geography and French at UC Berkeley. She lives in one of the largest co-ops in North America and has been an active member in the Berkeley Student Cooperative for the last two years. Apart from yoga and biking and the occasional hike, her main activities include chilling, hanging around, trying to teach herself how to cook, daydreaming about Burning Man, and watching seasons of old TV shows on the internet. More from this author →