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Terry Pratchett died last week, so we can imagine a lot of people who like to start reading his work now. Over at Electric Literature you will find an infographic about where to start.
Laura Miller wrote an extensive fan fiction guide for Vulture. There is so much more happening in there than we know. Pair it with this other Vulture articles of authors who have dabbled in fan fiction themselves.
Flavorwire also enjoyed H is for Hawk and now they’re recommending more books for feelings of grief, death and dying.
Marilynne Robinson, who we could have been reading right now, has won the National Book Critic award for fiction. But there’s also a new Atwood coming out, so we’re all happy.