hukilinksWelcome to Huki Links – a biweekly post highlighting some of our favorite literary links and more from across the ‘net!

For more about Huki-Links, check out our inaugural post. The best part of the “huki” is that we all pull together, if you find any fun or interesting book related links/articles please feel free to share them via comments or contact us!

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Hawaii Literary

-Novels Masquerading as Stories: An Interview with Kristiana Kahakauwila by Tyler McMahon.

-Information Farm takes a look at Kahakauwila’s This is Paradise.

-Check out the latest Friends of the Library of Hawaii newsletter.

Hawaii Business profiles Legacy Isle Publishing: providing new paths for Hawaii writers.

-TinFish Press is looking for reviewers for their new book, Steven Shrader’s The Arc of the Day/The Imperfectionist.

-Speaking of which, Top 100 Poetry of the 2010’s features a couple of TinFish tomes.

-Savant Books Announces the Release of George Hudson’s New Novel, Purple Haze.

-Hawaii’s Rich History and Aloha Spirit Shared in New Historical Book.

General Literary

Fall 2013 Preview: The Season’s Biggest Books.

-Barnes & Nobles is still surviving despite Nook sales dropping.

-Here’s another round of articles about e-book sales declining.

-And how one book store is dealing with the e-book revolution.

-Surf-loving historians find ‘The World in the Curl‘.

-Five novels way ahead of their time.

Finding and selling to non-book book audiences.

16 words much older than they seem.

-B&N blog’s most embarrassing book nerd confessions.

-Is it too much to make laws on mandatory reading? Exhibit A: China.

-Placing Literature: Where Book Meets Map

-Celebrity spotters: Some likenesses found on new August release covers.

-Watching ‘Orange is the New Black’ on Netflix? Well, here’s all the books referenced on the show.

Non-Lit Links

-Old Hawaiian Menus Tell Story Of Local Fish And Their Demise. (hawaii)

Crossing Maui and The Big Island by bike and foot. (travel)

-The meaning of Roger Maris (baseball).

-That Craft Beer You’re Drinking Isn’t Craft Beer. Do You Care? (beer)

-Tread lightly. Vulture rounds up the best of Breaking Bad recaps. (tv)

-The unseen ‘The Office’ audition tapes featuring Seth Rogen and friends. (tv)

-Stories behind twenty-two classic album covers. (music)

-Some day I’ll eat you all: 33 best pizzas in America. (food)

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