Nov 23, 2011 @ 4:00:00 am
Ewan McGregor will play the middle son in HBO’s forthcoming adaptation of Johnathan Franzen’s novel The Corrections.
In what Moby Lives reads as an “apparent slap at Amazon,” Penguin has annoucned that it will no longer release its new titles through OverDrive, “the major distributor of ebooks to most libraries... including the Kindle Lending Library.”
The Paris Review now sells onesies (as in, literary baby apparel).
The two-days-before-Thanksgiving hashtag of the moment is #literaryturducken, which mashes up “not one, not two, but three classic works into one, in the spirit of the turkey+duck+chicken creole classic,” Doubleday explains. Our favorite comes from UC Press Food and Wine: “The Savage Detectives Never Let Me Go To The Lighthouse.”
Mark Z. Danielewski has reportedly gotten a million-dollar advance
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