Book News: Far Too Serious Writers, Dr. Seuss Returns, A History of Young Adult Lit & More!


Hope For Borderlands 
The popular independent bookstore has a plan that just might keep their doors open.

10 “Serious” Writers 
Ten writers who took their job a little too seriously.

Roller Derby 
39 killer literary-related roller derby names.

Low-Reading Self Esteem 
When you’re not feeling particularly proud of your readings habits and how to change that.

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Book News: Best Library Hotels, Franco Travels To 11/22/63, Pairing a Cup With A Tome & More!


Butcher News
Jim Butcher, author of the Dresden Files, will be publishing a new urban fantasy series in fall 2015.

11/22/63 James Franco has now been cast in the adaptation of Stephen King’s time-travel novel 11/22/63.

New Fantasy From Michael J. Sullivan
The self-published author of the Riyria Chronicles has just had his new fantasy series picked up by Del Rey with plans to publish the first book in the New Empires series, Rhune, in summer 2016.

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Book News: Indie Bookstore Comeback, New Harper Lee, Rowling Gets HBO & More!


With Radio Shack’s recent filing for bankruptcy, Amazon is looking at taking over some stores.
HarperCollins will be publishing Harper Lee’s sequel to To Kill a Mockingbird on July 17. And here’s why that’s not such a good thing.
Another great article on why independent bookstores are making a comeback.

Book News: New DRAGON TATTOO, No New GAME OF THRONES, Reading a Book Series & More!


Publisher Confirms No New Game Of Thrones Book This Year
Furthermore, 2016 might not see author George RR Martin’s book, The Winds of Winter, published either.

New Girl With the Dragon Tattoo Book Set for 2015
Swedish author David Lagercrantz to write a fourth novel in the franchise, created by the late Stieg Larsson.

Oscar Bookish Breakdown
A look at the Oscar nominees and their book tie-ins.

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Book News: Top Books of 2014, Anticipated 2015 Titles, Greatest Libraries & More!


Abnormal Bookstore Activities
Looking for some real fun to get up to in a bookstore?

Orbital The Martian Script 

In what has to be a first, the script for the movie adaptation of the book The Martian has been launched into space.

Bookish PJs 

You know you do all your good reading at night, and now you can look fashionable while you do it.

Book News: Finding Extra Reading Time, Five 2014 Novels You Shouldn’t Miss, American Reading Habits and More!



Still looking for that last ornament to grace your Christmas Tree, check out this book-related works of ornamental art.
Looking for that last minute stocking stuffer? Check out these bookish socks.
An interesting article on how to maximize your reading time during the holidays.