Also, readers keep a weather eye out
Book Expo America is supposed to be "for the trade" only. So says the program. That is a move in the wrong direction. Book events, especially the massive spectacle ones, should be inclusionary rather than exclusionary. How else are we going to regain the sense of reading as a fun, sexy thing to do ... More >>
Is the Novel Prize Dead?
Novelist Ann Patchett on friends, work and her exhaustion with family values.