Books & technology

  • Amateur audio book readers are podcasting Treasure Island, Notes from Underground, The Secret Garden, and other books from the public domain.
  • The Irish Times reports on the online rare books market. (John Banville’s take on book collecting: “it is nothing to do with books themselves but rather their rarity”; DBC Pierre asked to inscribe book “To a lucky eBay bidder”.)


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