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Glen Weldon is an American writer, cultural critic, and podcaster. He has written for publications such as The Washington Post, The New York Times, Slate, The Atlantic, and McSweeney's.
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Secret Identity
A Novel
Alex Segura - 2022-03-15
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From Anthony Award-winning writer Alex Segura comes Secret Identity, a rollicking literary mystery set in the world of comic books.It’s 1975 and the comic book industry is struggling, but Carmen Valdez doesn’t care. She’s an assistant at Triumph Comics, which doesn’t have the creative zeal of Marvel nor the buttoned-up efficiency of DC, but it does...
Glen Weldon
Flattered to be included, but my main point is: I just started devouring this book and am living for it.      source
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My Life as a Goddess
A Memoir through (Un)Popular Culture
Guy Branum - 2018-07-31
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In the vein of New York Times bestsellers Why Not Me? by Mindy Kaling and We Are Never Meeting in Real Life by Samantha Irby, a collection of side-splitting yet introspective essays by the popular stand-up comic, Chelsea Lately alum, host of truTV’s The Talk Show Game Show, and writer for The Mindy Project.From a young age, Guy Branum always felt a...
Glen Weldon
This book is a very very good book. More later.      source
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Flora of Middle-Earth
Plants of J.R.R. Tolkien's Legendarium
Walter S. Judd - 2017-08-15
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Few settings in literature are as widely known or celebrated as J.R.R. Tolkien's Middle-Earth. The natural landscape plays a major role in nearly all of Tolkien's major works, and readers have come to view the geography of this fictional universe as integral to understanding and enjoying Tolkien's works. And in laying out this continent, Tolkien pa...
Glen Weldon
This book, which exists! And is not a goof! Is the most beautiful wondrous ridiculous puzzling thing in the long & storied history of ever.      source
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