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 on Vulpes Libris

Dancing on the edgeSpring is here! At least, that’s what the calendar is telling us. The elements have been putting on a show too, with Northern Lights, an eclipse, a Super-Moon and a Super-Tide. All tremendously exhilarating, so a suitably exciting and varied week is in store here.

Topped and tailed by globe-trotting, with a delicious slice of fantasy in the middle, this week on Vulpes Libris is a typically eclectic mix to celebrate the new season.

Monday: Jackie travels the globe with some recent nonfiction.

Tuesday: Kirsty D explores The Ocean At The End Of The Lane.

Friday: Hilary returns from a visit to a Victorian dwelling designed as a medieval fantasy, with news of Cotton transmuted into Gold.

Not an aurora or an eclipse, but, just because I love it, the edge of a galaxy, an image taken by the Hubble ESA Flickre photostream, reproduced here under a Creative Commons licence. Clicking on the image will load the source page

One comment on “Coming up on Vulpes Libris

  1. Jackie
    March 22, 2015

    I was wondering about that photo, but that’s a surprising source!

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This entry was posted on March 22, 2015 by in Coming up this week, Entries by Hilary, Fiction: 21st Century, Non-fiction.



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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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