February 6, 2012

Day in Review


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