5.19.2015

BOOKS - April

And (once again) it's time for a book post. It's actually PAST time for a book post (as it's already the 19th), but.... oh well. 

For more book greatness - here's  February and March, January, November / December, September / October and August (where you'll find links to all the other past book posts).

Starting off with the books that I hope to eventually read and someday add to my collection...
Snow White and the 77 Dwarfs by Davide Cali and Raphaelle Barbanegre.
Florabelle by Sasha Quinton, illustrated by Brigette Barrager, with photographs by Michel Tcherevkoff.
Danny by Gwendal Le Bec and Yann Le Bec.
The Story of Mademoiselle Oiseau by Andrea De la Barre De Nanteuil and Lovisa Burfitt.
How Many Legs? by Kes Gray and Jim Field.
The Worrier's Guid To Life by Gemma Correll.
The Fishermen by Chigozi Obioma.
We Dig Worms by Kevin McCloskey.
The Game of Love and Death by Martha Brockenbrough.
Pablo: Art Masters Series by Julie Birmant and Clement Oubrerie.
And.... the books that I read and enjoyed over the course of April.

Lulu and the Brontosaurus by Judith Viorst and Lane Smith / Ariol: Happy as a Pig by Emmanuel Guibert and Marc Boutavant
Yes Please by Amy Poehler / The Silkworm by Robert Galbraith / Wild by Cheryl Strayed
Hearts by Thereza Rowe / Edmund Unravels by Andrew Kolb

5.15.2015

Gems of the Week


ART + ILLUSTRATION + DESIGN-Y THINGS


MOVIES / TV / ACTORS / THE SUCH

iconic / "Leonard"  (oh, Leonard - and just fyi "it took him awhile to get hair under his armpits") / don't shame Anne for wanting to protect her pale complexion - carry that umbrella with pride / a Bob burger / a Mulleavy movie / In Praise Of Betty Draper, Difficult Woman / this is the sort of thing I'd do with my money if I had an unlimited supply of it

BOOKS & WRITERS & WRITING

4.29.2015

Dames

Dames (1934) is a film with a strange plot (that involves a love affair between two cousins)... it's worth sitting through if only for the AMAZING (truly amazing) Busby Berkeley dance numbers during the last thirty minutes.

See all the previous movie posts here.