- We’ve all heard stories that start with “one upon a time”, but every culture seems to have its own version to the tried and true storybook opening, and some of them are really great.
- The League of Canadian Poets has announced their shortlists for the 2019 Poetry Book Awards. See who made the list.
- Congratulations to the authors of the five PQL books who won medals at the 2019 eLit Awards. Great job everyone!
- If you’re interested in book design or the book arts, you might appreciate a couple of new resources we’ve added to the website of our journal of the printing arts, the Devil’s Artisan. Check out the new Endpapers page, and the P22 Type Specimens page.
- And finally, end your Friday with a laugh. Here are a bunch of examples of the oddities of the English language.
Don’t forget: tomorrow is the Grimsby Wayzgoose, a wonderful gathering for anyone interested in books and the book arts. Come visit us!