Sunday Salon: What’s the difference between a mash-up and a rip-off?

S. The new book by Doug Dorst and J.J. Abrams was the first thing I read after completing the TBR Triple Dog Dare.  It had been sitting on the dining room table for just about a month, waiting. I had already taken a peek at the contents.  It’s design has been praised elsewhere so I won’t go into it much here except to say that … Continue reading Sunday Salon: What’s the difference between a mash-up and a rip-off?

“S” Arrived to Tempt Me This Week, But I Am Strong

With just two weeks to go before the end of the TBR Triple Dog Dare (See link to special page above) Bookshop Benicia,  my local independent bookstore, called to inform me that my copy of S had arrived. S is the new book by J.J. Abrams and Doug Dorst.  The idea behind it is that two people used an old book, Ship of Theseus, as … Continue reading “S” Arrived to Tempt Me This Week, But I Am Strong