What I'm Listening to
I love this guy's voice!
The Collected Stories of Eudora Welty, by Eudora Welty is available today, on Kindle, for $1.99
Tinkers, by Paul Harding, is available today, on Kindle, for $2.99
I belong to Audible.com, and I own a Kindle HDX. This allows me to take advantage of Amazon's Whispersync, that moves between audible and e-book versions of the book you've purchased. Amazon discounts the Audible price, once you purchase the e-book version of a book. I'm really enjoying this feature.
What a voice. RIP.
This week's Audible Books:
The 4% Universe by Richard Panek
In the Plex: How Google Thinks, Works, and Shapes Our Lives by Steven Levy
Going Clear: Scientology, Hollywood, and the Prison of Belief by Lawrence Wright
Have you heard about this? Peninsula Arts and Plymouth University joined forces to produce a reading of Moby Dick, that combines professional readers with ordinary folks to bring this masterpiece to life. Take a listen:
The first chapter, Loomings, is read by Tilda Swinton:
I love the Radiolab podcast. This week's show is about color:
Radio host and producer: Jad Abumrad