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. There are quite a few links I found interesting and worth sharing this week. I hope you find something here you enjoy. Happy reading!
The year will be over in less than three weeks and that meas lots of "best of 2018" lists. I liked this one I found on CrimeReads, featuring some of the best debuts of the year. I especially enjoyed The Woman in the Window and Lies.
The Best Crime and Mystery Debuts of 2018
I came across this video about what seems to be Italy's smallest (mobile) library. It's a lovely story of one man's love for books and his desire to spread that enthusiasm.
Is This Italy's Smallest library
This article discussed the reason for Jane Austen's lingering popularity and suggests it is related more to her use of language than the plot. I'm not sure I agree. What do my felllow Austenites think?
Jane Austen's Subtly Subversive Linguistics
The Literary Hub has created a list of bookish gifts for you literary friends. I would add Tin man by Sarah Winman, The Other Woman by Sandie Jones and Obama: An Intimate Portrait by Pete Souza.
21 Books to Give to Everyone You Know This Holiday Season