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Beep-beep-boop: NPR caught up with legendary sound designer Ben Burtt, creator of those memorable Star Wars sounds, and author J.W. Rinzler, to learn more about Rinzler's book, The Sounds of Star Wars--a read-and-listen discovery of the everyday sounds that became the voice of Chewbacca, or R2-D2's iconic scream.

Winter wonderland: Over at the Guardian, David Barnett blogs about a favorite, if unlikely, holiday novel--Mark Helprin's magical New York City novel, Winter's Tale.

Cheers!: The Wall Street Journal reviews the visual thirst-quencher, The Art and Design of Contemporary Wine Labels--great gift idea for that wine-lover who has everything...

Moving and Shaking: Author Tim Ferriss blogs on The Huffington Post about his new book, The 4-Hour Body, sending it up the Movers & Shakers list this morning.



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