Apr 30, 2013 @ 2:45:00 pm
The Beastie Boys in their younger days.
A.A. Milne: venerated British author, Winnie the Pooh creator, and, according to newly released British military documents, “reluctant wartime propagandist.”
What do Amanda Knox and Lawrence Wright have in common? Neither of their books will be published in England out of fear of the country’s rigorous libel laws. HarperCollins UK initially agreed to release the 25-year-old’s memoir, but recently backed out over concerns about a possible lawsuit and complications arising from Knox’s retrial in Italy over the murder of her roommate, Meredith Kercher.
The two surviving members of the Beastie Boys have signed a deal with Spiegel & Grau to publish “a book celebrating their history and aesthetic” that’s slated to come out in 2015. The book—which doesn’t have a title yet—will be edited by journalist Sacha
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