May 23, 2012

Day in Review


Orange cancels Women’s Fiction Prize

Nester’s Maple Shade

Sherlock Holmes belongs to that generation, or this one

Piano music helps patient recover from brain surgery

So you want to move to France and become a literary translator

Mowing down prejudices through reading 

Notes from a longshoreman philosopher 

LOL, OMG book nets 7 figures

Arguing the morality of markets

Richard Ford’s border violence

Pseudo-scientific dietary alarmism

Note to school bookstores: Don’t sell soda during lunch

Restoring order to the public’s de facto mouthpiece


Kevin Murphy is the digital media marketing manager of Melville House.