it’s all about meme

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I’ve never been meme’d…but my lovely blogging buddy Dovegreyreader has seen it fit to tag me and make me a meme-virgin no more. This Very Selective Book Meme came her way via Ex Libris, and now it’s on to me to fill in the blanks. Here goes… 1.One book that changed your lifeTo Kill a Mockingbird by Harper LeeI first …

shining a book!

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The Dutch Cover of The Birth House The Birth House is now out in The Netherlands via Luitingh ~ Sijthoff. It’s amazing to see the title of the book in another language. During the months leading up to the publication, I wondered how my words would come across to people in far away places, if they would connect to what …

editorial dish…

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A while back I posted an email interview with Canadian book designer, Kelly Hill.Now I’m pleased as punch to welcome another member of the incredible Knopf Canada team to Incidental Pieces…editor, literary midwife, and new mama, Angelika Glover. I’ll preface the interview by saying this…In the past few years I’ve heard many people say that the art of book editing …