News by Christopher Shultz October 19, 2012 (2) comments
Need less lengthy options for your prose? Thsrs has you covered.
News by Rob W. Hart October 19, 2012 (11) comments
Following Marvel's lead, DC has slated a Justice League movie for 2015--and it'll be in direct competition with the sequel to 'The Avengers.'
News by Dan Shewan October 19, 2012 (9) comments
Evangelical Christian author Rachel Held Evans claims her latest book will not be carried by a major Christian bookseller due to use of the word "vagina."
News by Christopher Shultz October 18, 2012 (6) comments
With authors like Cory Doctorow, Neil Gaiman and John Scalzi in tow, the Humble eBook Bundle gives a'plenty and asks for little in return.
News by Dan Shewan
Former heavyweight boxing champion to publish revealing memoir through Blue Rider Press next summer.
News by Kimberly Turner October 17, 2012 (9) comments
Johnny Depp has partnered with HarperCollins to launch his own book imprint. A Bob Dylan bio and an unpublished novel by folk singer Woody Guthrie are the first titles announced.
News by Rob W. Hart October 17, 2012 (20) comments
This past weekend LitReactor descended upon Portland, for its second meetup and its first convention appearance. Both went extremely well!
News by Benoît Lelièvre
Hilary Mantel won the Man Booker Prize again. This time, for the sequel to the novel that got her the same award in 2009
News by Kimberly Turner October 16, 2012 (10) comments
Holden Caulfield makes his first appearance on U.S. bookshelves without Salinger in Mary O'Connell's new novel, 'In The Rye.'
News by Benoît Lelièvre October 16, 2012 (4) comments
James Franco is keeping himself busy nowadays. He's making not one, but two classic southern novels into films. And we have the photos to prove it.
News by Dave Reuss
Amazon might be cutting you a check for $1.32 soon. Thank you, Amazon?
News by Dave Reuss October 15, 2012 (6) comments
To get you in the Halloween spirit, here's everything Edgar Allan Poe has ever written. For free.
News by Kimberly Turner October 15, 2012 (1) comments
Designer Alice Wang has invented a literary vending machine that dispenses book quotes instead of chips, candy, or soda. What would you rather spend your spare change on?
News by Jessica Taylor October 12, 2012 (20) comments
Last February a challenge was issued: join US in a grueling, tournament-style short story battle competition. Now the time has come to once again wage WAR!
News by Rob W. Hart
The heralded literary magazine is now available as an app for your digital reading pleasure.
News by Rob W. Hart October 12, 2012 (3) comments
How much stock do you put in rankings? Because Amazon just found another metric for writers to distract themselves with.
News by Dave Reuss October 11, 2012 (1) comments
Tolkien fans will have 200 more pages to enjoy next year.
News by Benoît Lelièvre October 11, 2012 (4) comments
This year's Nobel Prize for Literature winner is neither fan favorite Bob Dylan or bookmakers' choice Haruki Murakami. It's lesser-known Chinese novelist Mo Yan.
News by Rob W. Hart October 11, 2012 (1) comments
Check out the books up for this year's National Book Award. Tell us if you've read any of these, and whether any of them deserve it!
News by Rob W. Hart October 10, 2012 (2) comments
Byliner, a publisher focused on original fiction and nonfiction written to be "read in a single sitting," has just released a digital-only novella by one of the masters of crime fiction.
News by Dennis Widmyer
LitReactor is looking for a few people to join its news team. Think you have what it takes to sit behind our desk?
News by Benoît Lelièvre October 10, 2012 (4) comments
A new eBook is proposing a new, revolutionary way to read and experience literature. "The Silent History" is the novel that makes you travel.
News by Benoît Lelièvre October 9, 2012 (17) comments
The creator and star of HBO's hit show "Girls" is shopping her first manuscript. The asking price? Just one million dollars.
News by Rob W. Hart October 9, 2012 (5) comments
The trailer for the "contemporary L.A. noir" is light on substance but big on style, presenting stars Lindsay Lohan and James Deen with a grindhouse vibe.