Feb 24, 2012 @ 1:00:00 am
For Sale: Ernest Hemingway's childhood home.
Amazon has pulled more than four thousand e-books from its digitial shelves after publishers refused to let the company sell them more cheaply.
J.K. Rowling is breaking into the world of adult fiction. The Harry Potter author announced this week that after a five-year break, she's signed a deal with Little, Brown to publish her next book, which will be targeted for an older audience. The book's title and pub date have not been released.
Writer Will Self has been named a Professor of Contemporary Thought at London's Brunel University. Self will be teaching in the arts and social sciences departments, and plans to introduce himself to the university with lecture on "urban pyschosis" at the end of next month.
Can’t sell your book? Patricia O’Brien—sorry, Kate Alcott—suggests changing your name.
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