It's Friday, which means it's time for Link Love, where I share some of my favorite bookish articles and blogs from the past week. Happy reading!
This week, let's start with a quiz! This one was created by Bookriot and tells you your Patronus based on which books you like. As a big Potterhead, I couldn't ignore this:-) According to the quiz, my Patronus is the lynx... What's yours?
Tell Us Your Favorite Books and We'll Tell You Your Patronus
Stylist has rounded up some of June's best books and short stories. I am especially looking forward to reading Social Creature by Tara Isabella Burton and A Place for Us by Fatima Farheen Mirza.
Gripping Debuts and Short, Short Stories
I enjoyed this story about author Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie and how she has deal with her current fame. I enjoyed all the books I read by her and she seems the kind of person I would like to know in real life. Have you read any of her books? hat did you think?
Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie Comes to Terms with Global Fame
Have you read Edward St. Auby's Patrick Melrose series? It is now being adapted as a TV series with Benedict Cumberbatch in the lead. Here he discusses taking on this role.
How Benedict Cumberbatch Climbed Inside Literary Antihero Patrick Melrose
Anthony Horowitz, author of last year's hit The Magpie Murders, discussed his new novel and self-referential literature on CrimeReads.
The Detective Story as Meta-Fiction
Finally, in a time when we seem to be besieged by disturbing news every day, some of the most celebrated contemporary authors have chosen a few books to give us hope.
Books to Give Us Hope