The weekly web ramble (7/10)

Links from the web jungle


– The psychology of Inside Out: a beautiful lesson in emotional intelligence

Eight books you need to know to understand the Hugo Awards snafu

The 2015 Locus Award winners

– How the modern detective novel was born

The history of Nancy Drew


– Gail Simone on the present and future of comics

Kurtis J. Wiebe shares his struggle with anorexia

Jennifer Lynn Barnes on fiction and the need to belong

– Marie Brennan marks five things epic fantasy writers could learn from Dorothy Dunnett


The Night Parade

– Check out an excerpt from The Night Parade by Kathryn Tanquary

The Blackthorn Key

– Read an excerpt of The Blackthorn Key by Kevin Sands

Kitty Saves the World

– Check out an excerpt from Kitty Saves the World by Carrie Vaughn

Anything Could Happen

– Read an excerpt from Anything Could Happen by Will Walton