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