A 2020 Literary Calendar
The Guardian went all out and made this beautiful literary calendar for 2020 that lists so many adaptations, books, and bookish events organized by months. You’re gonna want to bookmark this and check it out at the beginning of each month.
VAT, the Vatican Apostolic Library, has digitized a bunch of its collection, which is searchable and downloadable, perfect for anyone unable to make a quick trip to the Vatican at the moment. “The VAT has enjoyed its status as one of the chief repositories of Western civilization longer than any of us has been alive, but we can count ourselves in the first generation of humanity to see it open up to the world.”
It’s 2020 But Let’s Talk 2019
According to NPD BookScan reports Delia Owens’ Where the Crawdads Sing was 2019’s bestselling print book with Michelle Obama’s Becoming coming in second place, and third place going to Dog Man: For Whom the Ball Rolls by Dav Pilkey. You can see the top twenty best selling print books of 2019 here.