Daily Archives: November 16, 2005


Sydney Morning Herald on Travel Writing

This week’s SMH features two articles about travel writing and travel books: By the Book Andrew Bain, former Lonely Planet editor, traces the historical journey that gave birth to the modern day guidebook. Words of Wisdom SMH writers share thoughts on their favorite travel writers, including Bill Bryson, Jan Morris, […]


Bookstore Blogs

I just noticed that Powell’s has a blog. Looks like posting started in late October, so it’s only a few weeks new. There are almost twenty book reviews already, as well as news and a few other categories. They have also started a monthly Bookcast. Nice to see these new […]