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March 27, 2010

Shorties (Comics About Music, Philip Pullman, and more)

At Techland, critic Douglas Wolk examines comics about music.

The Guardian offers an excerpt from Philip Pullman's new book, The Good Man Jesus and the Scoundrel Christ.

Vanity Fair shares one author/artist's spontaneous sketches of SXSW Music.

Author Michael Chabon talks to the Guardian about fatherhood.

Slate offers an excerpt from Dave Jamieson's new book, Mint Condition: How Baseball Cards Became an American Obsession.

PopCrunch lists 19 of the greatest science fiction book series.

Robot 6 offers a primer to the works of cartoonist Chris Ware.

Amazon MP3 offers 20 free and legal mp3 downloads.

Author Wells Tower turns in a travelogue to Outside Online about his recent trip to Venice, Italy.

RIP, poet Ai.

The New York Times Magazine lists standout acts from SXSW.

Follow me on Twitter for links that don't make the daily "Shorties" columns.

also at Largehearted Boy:

Atomic Books Comics Preview (highlights of the week's comics & graphic novel releases)
daily mp3 downloads
Largehearted Word (highlights of the week's book releases)
Try It Before You Buy It (mp3s and full album streams from this week's CD releases)
weekly music & DVD release lists