Trillium Book Awards Author Reading 2015

So Many Ways to Waste Time!

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Two things that have amused me, and caused me to waste time, online in recent days:

A pac-man style game based on The Great Gatsby! Except Nick Carraway has a gun, and he's trying to find Jay Gatsby!

http://greatgatsbygame.com/

And you can tell yourself it is all about literature, really, all about the books, and that The Great Gatsby is your favourite (it's one of mine), so how can you resist?!

And this gem, Michael Winter on 'How to Shorten a Manuscript'.

Ah, the internet.

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Kate Pullinger

Kate Pullinger writes for both print and digital platforms. In 2009 her novel The Mistress of Nothing won the Governor General’s Literary Award for Fiction. Her prize-winning digital fiction projects, Inanimate Alice and Flight Paths: A Networked Novel, have reached audiences around the world.

Go to Kate Pullinger’s Author Page