Harry Potter Fandom
The fandom is at a crossroads and here’s why.
With Amazon opening a bookstore in Chi-town, the city’s indies are fighting back.
Born to Run
The Boss is going on a short book tour for his autobiography.
How Fanfic Helps Black Women
How fanfiction is helping given black women a voice with black characters.
Stranger in a Strange Land
An adaptation is in the works of the Robert Heinlein classic Stranger in a Strange Land.
Children’s Authors Fighting Back
Hundreds of US Children’s authors are signing a declaration to fight against everything Trump.
If You Like Game of Thrones
No one knows when the hell the next Song of Ice and Fire book is coming out, including the author, so here’s some recommended books if you like Westeros.
The Littlest Bookseller
I guess they don’t have any age requirements at this bookstore. Is it cute or just cheap child labor?
Remembering Leonard Cohen
The moving New York Times obituary on the passing of this legend.
A teaser trailer for the BBC’s adaptation of Zadie Smith’s NW.
Many Fantastic Beasts
J. K. Rowling is predicting at least five movies in the new franchise.
Steve Dillon (1962-2016)
Comicbook artist, best known for his work on The Punisher and co-creator of Preacher, dies at 54.
Beren and Luthien
A century after it was written, J. R. R. Tolkien’s story, Beren and Luthien, is finally getting published.
James Patterson is giving away some substantial holiday bonuses once again to deserving booksellers.
How the Internet Helps Bookstores
An interesting New York Times article about how four independent bookstore use the internet to improve their business.
Elle Decor makes its picks for the 50 best libraries in the country. Time to start checking them off.