February 15, 2012
The Day in Review
by Dennis Johnson
Another famous indie up for sale: Pittsburgh’s Mystery Lovers Bookshop
When Dickens fell out with America
E.L. Doctorow remembers John Leonard
RWA backlash helps its opposite bill, the FRPAA
Indie bookstore sales may have been up in December, but elsewhere they were way down
Bristol Palin has to bribe people to come to her Washington DC reading
Why are U.S. books more expensive in Canada?
Time to kill off the phone book?
Robert Browning and Elizabeth Barrett’s love letters put on line
Higher volume sale of ebooks means declining value of books
Study: Fairy tales too scary for kids
Dennis Johnson is the founder of MobyLives, and the co-founder and co-publisher of Melville House. Follow him on Twitter at @mobylives