The weekly web ramble (4/22)

Links from the web jungle


- Cory Doctorow on privacy, facebook, politics and kids

- The New York Times profiles Shaun Tan‘s Wild Imagination


- Scott Westerfeld on how dystopian became became the new paranormal in YA fiction

- Melissa Marr on the end of her Wicked Lovely series

- Katherine Hall Page, author of the Faith Fairchild culinary mysteries, on how bad taste leads to crime

- Stephanie Burgis (very quickly) reads one of her favorite scenes from Kat, Incorrigible:


- Check out an excerpt from The Girl is Murder by Kathryn Miller Haines

- Read The Fox by Malinda Lo, a short story set after the events in Huntress

- Check out Dancing the Warrior, parts one and two, a novella from Marie Brennan, set in the Doppleganger universe

- From Deadline Dames, an excerpt from Jenna Black‘s Dark Descendant

- Read Covehithe, The Guardian’s exclusive short story by China Mieville

- 50 Page Friday: The Lion of Senet by Jennifer Fallon

- Check out the first two chapters of Soft Apocalypse by Will McIntosh