This beautiful infographic, designed by a talented New York designer Maya Eilam, is based on Kurt Vonnegut’s rejected master’s thesis. It’s presented together with contemporary examples.
The key idea of the thesis was that the main character has ups and downs – and that this can be graphed to reveal the story’s shape.
Tips and tricks
A Chrome extension lets you discover a book every time you open a new tab
100 Million Books extension for Chrome browser is a friendly reminder to read great books.
A website lets judge a book by its first page, not a cover
Recommend Me a Book website displays the first page of a random popular book, so that you can start reading it right away.
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