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I'm feeling a little down today, and it only got worse after reading Sharon's post about Anthony Burgess being "restricted" in Malaysia (dunn dunn dunnnnnn!).

So! I think I'll take a little walk, albeit virtually, around the literary blogosphere and see what gems I can find to cheer me up:


  1. Those libraries were beeee-yooo-tee-full!

  2. you're a terrible distraction you know that?

    i loved the story about the inscribed book that got sold ... ouch

    btw i'm enjoying my righteous indignation and trying to dig deeper about the restrictedness of this book and others ... what pisses me off big time is why is there no list the public can consult? for all i know the distributor could be telling stories ...

  3. And I thought Ursula K LeGuin was supposed to be a nice person! Maybe she forgot about it and accidentally sold it off...

    The list is restricted too! If we had a list of restricted books we could check through, for sure we'd be buying the whole lot of them!

    But you could be right... maybe this is all a big prank and the distros are all in it together!


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