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Boknyheter #95

I denne mandagsspalten finner du større eller mindre nyhetssaker som på et eller annet vis har noe å gjøre med bøkenes verden. Alle boknyhetene jeg har skrevet om finner du her.

– Tigerforlaget og Aschehoug starter Debutantfestivalen.

– Kapittel 14 går av stabelen den 17. september.

– Problemet med å fokusere på hvor sexy YA-forfattere eventuelt er.

– Anders Behring Breiviks far gir ut bok i løpet av høsten.

– Nå kommer også de første 22. juli-romanene.

– Fire bøker som er bedre enn Harry Potter.

Om analfabetisme og skam.

– 50 Cent utfordrer bokseren Floyd Mayweather Jr til å lese Cat in the Hat.

Leser vi dårligere på lesebrett?

– Forbes mener at e-bøkene ikke er noen trussel.

– Hvorfor skriver ingen utopiske romaner lenger? Fordi de er kjedelige.

– Bøkene til Jørn Lier Horst lindrer smertene til Frida (11)

– Slik har moderne teknologi forandret krimsjangeren.

Märtha Louise kommer med ny bok, blant annet om erfaringer med pressen.

Huset til JD Salinger er til salgs.

– Bokfestivalen i Shanghai har hatt flere besøkende enn noensinne i år.

– Gitte Haug debuterer som forfatter i en alder av 85. Historien måtte ut før det var for sent.

Det flytende biblioteket i Minnesota.

– Amalie Skram-prisen 2014 gikk til Vigdis Hjorth.

– Derfor er YA viktig – spesielt for jenter.

Virkelighetens Moby Dick.

– Agderfylkene er nå ett skritt nærmere litteraturhus.

– Forfattere om e-bok vs papirbok.

– Publisher’s Weekly spør om det er på tide å fjerne den foreslåtte prisen fra omslagene.

Kristin Jobraaten starter barnebokforlaget Ena.

– Slik har Amazons handlinger slått tilbake på dem selv i konflikten med Hachette.

– En ny studie viser at Fifty Shades knyttes til «unhealthy behaviour» i (de kvinnelige) leserne, men jeg føler behov for å trekke frem at denne «usunne oppførselen» blant annet defineres som å ha sex med fem eller flere i løpet av hele livet.

– Fire måter å oppdage gode indie-bøker på.

– Filmatiseringer sender bøkene de er basert på oppover bestselgerlistene.

– «Den som vil filmatisere en roman, må vite hvorfor romanen er god – og om kvaliteten kan oversettes til kinolerretet.»

– Ord enhver bokelsker sannsynligvis allerede enten har savnet eller kjenner til.

– Lydbøker som gjør enhver roadtrip bedre.

– Fremmedfiendtlige bøker blir etter sigende stadig mer populære i Japan.

Kvaliteten på tv-teksting stuper.

– Skandinaviske forfattere er blant årsakene til at etterspørselen av utenlandsk litteratur øker i Storbritannia.

– Hvorfor er det så få som spør fabelprosaforfattere om de har hentet inspirasjon fra virkeligheten?

– Den tidligere britiske statsministeren Gordon Brown lanserer ny bok, og mener blant annet uavhengighet er det verste som kan skje med Skottland

– Og mens vi er inne på skotsk uavhengighet: her er flere bøker om temaet.

– George R.R. Martin kan ikke lenger gå ut av døra uten at folk kjenner ham igjen.

Ni utrolige litterære trioer.


Besøk siden 12. mars '10

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Not for the first time, I was inspired by the Norwegian Snapchat account, @snaplioteket. This time I discovered Junji Ito's Uzumaki. The blurb: Kurouzu-cho, a small fogbound town on the coast of Japan, is cursed. According to Shuichi Saito, the withdrawn boyfriend of teenager Kirie Goshima, their town is haunted not by a person or being but a pattern: UZUMAKI, the spiral - the hypnotic secret shape of the world. #uzumaki #spirals #junjiito #newbook #bookhaul #manga #literature #litteratur #skrekk #horror #coffee #cofferporn #bookporn #lesetips #nrklesetips #bokorm #bookworm #lesehest #bookstagram #bookish #instabook
I recently picked up Autonomous by Annalee Newitz. Not started reading it yet, but I was intrigued by the blurb: "Autonomous features a rakish female pharmaceutical pirate named Jack who traverses the world in her own submarine. A notorious anti-patent scientist who has styled herself as a Robin Hood heroine fighting to bring cheap drugs to the poor, Jack’s latest drug is leaving a trail of lethal overdoses across what used to be North America—a drug that compels people to become addicted to their work. On Jack’s trail are an unlikely pair: an emotionally shut-down military agent and his partner, Paladin, a young military robot, who fall in love against all expectations. Autonomous alternates between the activities of Jack and her co-conspirators, and Elias and Paladin, as they all race to stop a bizarre drug epidemic that is tearing apart lives, causing trains to crash, and flooding New York City." #autonomous #annaleenewitz #books #bøker #book #sciencefiction #scifi #newbook #litteratur #literature #bookhaul #bookish #bookstagram #instabook #booknerd #bookcoverlove #coverlove #orange #lesetips #nrklesetips #lesehest #bokorm #bookworm #nybok
I recently realised that it's been about 17 years since I read The Lord of the Rings. Maybe this year is the year I will read it again? 🧝‍♀️ #books #book #bøker #litteratur #literature #jrrtolkien #lotr #thelordoftherings #lordoftherings #thefellowshipofthering #bookstagram #instabook #bookish #lesetips #fantasy #lesehest #nrklesetips #bokorm #bookworm
I recently went to Ireland (Dublin to be specific) for a conference. At the airport on my way home I picked up this quirky book. I ended up spending 12 hours travelling that day, due to delays and missing connecting flights (yes, ended up being plural, I missed two of them). For context, a direct flight takes about 2 hours. So that was fun. Didn't get a chance to start The Curious History of Irish Dogs, but I did read another one from start to finish. #thecurioushistoryofirishdogs #davidblakeknox #book #books #bøker #bok #litteratur #literature #bookhaul #newbook #dublin #ireland #irishwolfhound #avocado #tea #breakfast #nonfiction #bookstagram #instabook #bookish #lesehest #lesetips #nrklesetips #bokorm #bookworm
I have looked at and picked up this book in @outlandkirkegata for literal years. But I haven't bought it until now. I have absolutely no idea why. But here it is: A Natural History of Dragons - A Memoir by Lady Trent, by Marie Brennan. Looking forward to reading it. Have you read it? what did you think? #anaturalhistoryofdragons #ladytrent #ladytrentmemoirs #mariebrennan #dragons #dragon #drage #drake #wyrm #fantasy #literature #litteratur #book #books #bøker #boktips #lesetips #nrklesetips #bookish #bookstagram #instabook #bookhaul #bookcoverlove
I finished listening to I'll Be Gone In The Dark, by Michelle McNamara, who tragically died suddenly while working on this book. I picked this book for the prompt "a book published posthumously" in the #Popsugarreadingchallenge, so I'm off to a good start! If you're into true crime, you'll most likely enjoy this book. The crime writer Michelle McNamara became somewhat obsessed with hunting down the Golden State Killer - in fact, she was the one who coined that name. Before this, he was known under various other nicknames: The East Area Rapist, East Bay Rapist, The Original Night Stalker, Visalia Ransacker and The Diamond Knot Killer. He killed at least 13 people, raped more than 50 girls and women from 13 to 40 years old, and committed more than 100 burglaries while he was active between 1974 and 1986. This book is really as much about McNamara as it is about the Golden State Killer, because so much of her life revolved around bringing him to justice. And in 2018, not long after this book was released, Joseph James DeAngelo was arrested based on DNA evidence, using the method McNamara describes as the best method to catch him. It saddens me that she wasn't around to see him caught, but, as her husband and friends say, she did not care about getting any credit. She cared about getting justice for all of his victims. Good book, well worth a read or listen! #illbegoneinthedark #michellemcnamara #truecrime #goldenstatekiller #eastarearapist #eastbayrapist #originalnightstalker #visaliaransacker #diamondknotkiller #litteratur #literature #book #audiobook #audible #lesetips #nrklesetips #lesehest #bokorm #bookworm #crime #krim #nonfiction #sakprosa #bookstagram #instabook #bookish
Happy New Year, friends! I've been in a bit of a reading slump for, well, the last couple of years really. I'll give a reading challenge a go in 2019, to see if that helps. @popsugar have been making these since 2015, I believe, and I quite like them. Don't know if I'll complete it, but as far as reading prompts go, these seem pretty good! Are you doing any challenges in 2019? #popsugarreadingchallenge #popsugarchallenge #popsugar #readingchallenge #bookchallenge #literature #litteratur #bokorm #lesehest #bookworm #bookish #instabook #bookstagram #reading #read #readingprompts #books #bok #bøker
I recently discovered Fatale through a Norwegian Snapchat account about books (@snaplioteket). I instantly ordered the first 4 issues. This one peaked my interest right from the beginning. A seemingly lovecraftian mystery, tentacles and all? Count me in! Looking forward to reading them. #fatale #edbrubaker #seanphillips #comics #graphicnovel #tegneserie #tegneserieroman #deathchasesme #lovecraftian #hplovecraft #tentacles #boktips #lesetips #nrklesetips #bookstagram #bookish #instabook #bokorm #bookworm #lesehest #litteratur #literature
Currently reading my first Nora Roberts novel. She's one of those authors whose name I've stumbled across regularly (obviously, as she has written more than 200 books), but never really been interested in checking out. Her most common genre, romance, isn't my cup of tea. But when I saw this book, Shelter in Place, I figured I'd give it a go. It's a story about the aftermath of a mass shooting in a mall. Not a romance novel. We follow a bunch of characters as they try to cope with what happened to them. Tangled up in this is a sort of crime thriller situation. I'm enjoying it so far! #shelterinplace #noraroberts #book #books #literature #litteratur #lesetips #lesehest #bokorm #bookworm #currentlyreading #kindle #kindlepaperwhite #ereader #bookstagram #instabook #thriller #ebook #reading #lesernå
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