February 7, 2012

Day in Review


The second act of F. Scott Fitzgerald

Indie giant R.J. Julia to change hands

50 years later, White House intern writes memoir about sex with JFK

Dorchester may really be dead this time

Ever embarrassed yourself in front of an author you love?

E.B. White: Why My dog doesn’t answer the phone

Unemployment lit

Put your book on the wall

We missed it, but we could have celebrated Gertrude Stein’s birthday with her recipe for pot brownies

The history of blurbs


Dennis Johnson is the founder of MobyLives, and the co-founder and co-publisher of Melville House. Follow him at @mobylives