Tuesday, October 20, 2015

Morning Coffee (10/20/15)

Very exciting Lauren Graham-related news part one: THEY'RE REVIVING GILMORE GIRLS. THIS IS FOR REAL.

And part two: She and Mae Whitman are adaption the Fug Girls' delightful novel The Royal We!!! I am beside myself.

Plans for permanent crime museum in London Let's go to London!

More Dragon Tattoo books are coming. (I haven't read the new one yet so I'm not sure how I feel about this specifically, but I'm always wary of new authors continuing series by dead authors.)

Ooh, interesting: Mummies May Have Been Scattered Across Bronze Age Britain

13 Rules for Owning a Castle

My cousin has Turkish towels and I was skeptical but THEY ARE GREAT.

Heh. The Onion, but just barely: Man With No Real-Life Career Goals Knows Exact Job He’d Want In Harry Potter Universe

Finding Work/Life Balance in the Face of the Unexpected

Poems I Have Misunderstood


  1. I have to say, I really liked the new Dragon Tattoo book. It was a satisfying, exciting sort of read, pretty much like the first trilogy. The tone of the writing was different, of course, but no attempt was made to try to disguise that a different author was writing book four, so it wasn't a problem for me. I hate when the original author's name is GIANT on a cover and in tiny writing just above it says "inspired by the characters of..." An added bonus was that the more unbelievable aspects of Blomkvist's relationships with women were toned down. Let me know what you think when you read it!

    1. I will let you know! So far I've read the first two books of the original trilogy.