A new year, a new term, a new list of interesting reads. Enjoy!
♥ A slideshow of the London Zoo Census? You know you can’t resist!
♥ 9 famous movie villains who were right all along… say what?! An intriguing new perspective on some classic films, including The Wizard of Oz.
♥ It’s been 15 years since Good Will Hunting?! Here’s an in-depth look back with Ben Affleck and Matt Damon.
♥ Powell’s Books is a Portland institution — a bookstore the size of a city block! Here are the staff’s top 5 picks of 2012. The titles that intrigue me include: The Uninvited Guests by Sadie Jones; Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World that Can’t Stop Talking by Susan Cain; A Wrinkle in Time: The Graphic Novel by Hope Larson; Mrs. Queen Takes the Train by William Kuhn; Gone Girl by Gillian Flynn; and The Diviners by Libba Bray.
- For Wizard of Oz book fans… (rarestkindofbest.wordpress.com)
- Ben Affleck Nominated For Best Friend Of Matt Damon | The Onion – America’s Finest News Source (theonion.com)
- Matt Damon: Ben Affleck Turned To Directing Because He Was In ‘Actor Jail’ (huffingtonpost.com)
- Matt Damon Impersonates Bill Clinton on ‘Tonight Show’ (Video) (sfluxe.com)
- Judy Garland’s Wizard of Oz dress sells for $480,000 (guardian.co.uk)