“Books are a uniquely portable magic.”
― Stephen King, On Writing: A Memoir of the Craft
It's Friday, which means it is time for Link Love on The Princess and the Pen!
Are you a fan of classic crime novel? More of an Agatha Christie lover of Golden Age mysteries, or a reader of the hard-boiled procedurals of Dashiell Hammett? Author Martin Edwards has published a book highlighting 100 of the most important crime novels of the first half of the 20th century. My to-read list just grew...
The Story of Classic Crime in 100 Books
Stylist has published a list of 10 hot books of the summer. I have read a number of them already, and would especially recommend Apple Tree Yard and The Breakdown.
10 Books That Everyone's Obsessing Over This Summer
I also found an article on Stylist featuring some fabulous looking hotels inspired by books. Since reading and travel are two of my favorite things, I really enjoyed this and hope you will, too!
Step Into Your Favourite Book at One of These UK Literary Locations
Last but not least, Bookriot featured five YA Jane Austen retelling, and though I am wary of a reworking of these beloved classics, some of them sound rather fun.
5 YA Jane Austen Retellings