The weekly web ramble (2/24)

Links from the web jungle


- Publishers Weekly gives us a sneak peek at upcoming Fall 2012 Children’s Books releases

- The 2011 Los Angeles Times Book Prize finalists

- The mystery of J.K. Rowling‘s new book


- Daniel O’Malley on his novel, The Rook

Elisabeth Staab writes a powerful letter to her teen self

- Justine Musk on how to be a dangerous woman (in fiction + life)

- Mary Robinette Kowal on puppetry and her upcoming novel, Glamour in Glass:


- Check out two snippets – part 1 & part 2 – from Gunmetal Magic, Ilona Andrews‘ upcoming novel

- Read an excerpt from Insurgent (Divergent #2)  by Veronica Roth

- Check out Mother, Crone, Maiden, a prequel short story by Cat Hellisen

- Read the first two chapters of  Horten’s Miraculous Mechanisms by Lisa Evans