Round The Sphere

Ed is back and in fine form.

The Rake has an interview with Steve Erickson, author of Our Ecstatic Days, which is currently in my TBR pile.

The Hag is trying to raise funds for The Book Thing, an organization that gives away free books.

In the 6th match-up of The Tournament of Books, judge Margaret Mason weighs in on The Dew Breaker vs. An Unfinished Season.

Over at the Complete Review, Michael Orthofer digs out some interesting (and possibly depressing) statistics about the most read books at British libraries.