“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...
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.
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!
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.