Vulpes Libris

A collective of bibliophiles talking about books. Book Fox (vulpes libris): small bibliovorous mammal of overactive imagination and uncommonly large bookshop expenses. Habitat: anywhere the rustle of pages can be heard.

Coming Up this week


It’s the middle of summer and the Foxes are scampering around. A couple of us have attended the RNA Conference this weekend (we’ll have our first report at the end of the week) and others are spending time traveling, gardening or at the beach. However, we still took time to share our thoughts with you.

Monday-it’s time for Number Nine in our weekly countdown of our Top Ten All Time Greats.

Tuesday- Jackie gives an overview of the dazzling tome Smithsonian Natural History.

Thursday- There were two – count ‘em – TWO Book Foxes at the Romantic Novelists’ Association’s Annual Conference this year and on Friday, Moira shares the edited highlights of her talk – ‘Hanging with the Cool Peeps’.

Friday- Kate plunges into Sigrid Undset’s epic trilogy on medieval Norwegian life, Kristin Lavransdatter. Phew.

Photo of arctic fox hunting in summer from Alaska-in-pictures, a splendid photography website.

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This entry was posted on July 15, 2012 by in Coming up this week and tagged , , .

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  • (The header image is from Aesop's Fables, illustrated by Francis Barlow (1666), and appears courtesy of the Digital and Multimedia Center at the Michigan State University Libraries.)
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