February 6, 2012
Day in Review
by Dennis Johnson
Surviving the after math: Best football books
Who are the authors on your “When they are good, they are very good indeed, but when they are bad they are horrid” list?
Dickens’ most popular character
Why famous writers say Tolstoy is better than Shakespeare
Robert Heinlein’s form response to fan mail
Steinbeck complains to Hitchcock about the way he turnes his novella into a movie
Founder of ubiquitous airport bookstore chain Hudson News dies
Waterstones has to stop using unpaid intern
Did people overreact to Christopher Hitchens’ death?
French booksellers have plan to fight VAT
Dennis Johnson is the founder of MobyLives, and the co-founder and co-publisher of Melville House. Follow him on Twitter at @mobylives