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#100happydays - Day 37

Got an awesome book for free, because the publisher sent it to us as promotion material and it spent a couple of weeks in the shop window. 181 more words


Straka's Original Ending for Ship of Theseus

ICYMI: Straka’s original ending for Ship of Theseus may have been found. http://t.co/TJGFZ9JyRJ

— Doug Dorst (@dougdorst) July 9, 2014

The following is a transcription of Straka’s original ending for 

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Reading is Situational

I tried to read S, by Doug Dorst and JJ Abrams but found it uninteresting. The main story’s writing style was dull (though there’s a theory that that was intentional, which is curious) and I lost interest in the side-story. 274 more words


The Archer's Tales - How to Find It

Introduction: Context
The book S. is a book within a book.  The “outer” book is the story of Eric and Jen, two people who are reading the same book and writing their thoughts on it and their newfound relationship within the margins. 1,799 more words


J.J. Abrams book 'S.' is entrenched in mystery

S. (2013 book)

Written by Doug Dorst and J.J. Abrams


When is a book not a book? When it’s a full-fledged reading experience. That’s “S.,” a handwritten love letter to literature conceived by director J.J. 822 more words



To start off this month of posts, I’ve decided to review one of the most unique and confusing books I have ever had the pleasure of reading. 692 more words


I Ain't Afraid of No Ghostwriters

One of the by-products of the Western world’s celebrity obsession is something that really sticks in my craw: the branded celebrity novel. I’m not linking to any examples because I refuse to give them an ounce of promotion, but I will point you towards… 1,065 more words