Amazon's Biggest Books of 2014

Amazon's Biggest Books of 2014

News by Peter Derk, December 19, 2014 3 comments
Amazon's released its list of bestsellers, for better or worse.

Culling The Classics: Paradise Lost

Column by Brian McGackin
December 19, 2014 (0) comments
Sifting through history, one classic at a time.
David Fincher and James Ellroy Plan HBO Noir Series

UPDATED: David Fincher and James Ellroy's HBO Noir Series A Go

December 19, 2014 (0) comments
The future of "Must Watch" TV.
Amazon, GamerGate, Self-publishing, Zoe Quinn

GamerGate Inspired Rape Fantasy Self-Published On Amazon

News by Rob Hart
December 19, 2014 (3) comments
A thinly-veiled rape fantasy about frequent GamerGate target Zoe Quinn appeared as an eBook on Amazon today, before being taken down.

A Generation of People Shunned Standards in Writing and Journalism...You Won't BELIEVE What Happened Next!

Column by John Jarzemsky
December 19, 2014 (1) comments
The Internet has given everybody a voice, but are we being conscientious enough about the way we're talking to one another?

Why The F*ck Aren’t You Reading Fuminori Nakamura?

Column by Keith Rawson
December 18, 2014 (1) comments
Have you read Fuminori Nakamura yet? Trust me, you need to be reading Japan's master of modern noir.

Finding the Big in the Very Small with Tanka Poetry

Column by Leah Dearborn
December 18, 2014 (3) comments
Tanka poets have a unique way of perfectly freezing a moment in time, of turning a short impression into a story of five lines.
Nick Cave's Handwritten Dictionary

A Sneak Peek into Nick Cave's Handwritten Dictionary

News by Max Booth III
December 18, 2014 (2) comments
Nick Cave used to keep a handwritten dictionary, which automatically makes him cooler than you.

LitReactor Staff Picks: The Best Books of 2014 (part 2)

Column by Joshua Chaplinsky
December 18, 2014 (2) comments
Submitted for your approval (or derision): Members of the LitReactor staff offer up their favorite reads, old and new, of 2014.
Neal Stephenson Named Chief Futurist Of Tech Company

Author Neal Stephenson Named Chief Futurist Of Tech Company

News by Peter Derk
December 17, 2014 (0) comments
Neal Stephenson is working to make 'Snow Crash' A Reality.

A Very YA Christmas: 5 Young Adult Novels with Holiday Themes

Column by Riki Cleveland
December 17, 2014 (0) comments
Get in the holiday spirit with these five YA novels featuring holiday themes.