Amazon Launches New Sci-Fi/Fantasy/Horror Imprint 47North

Amazon Launches New Sci-Fi/Fantasy/Horror Imprint, 47North

News by Brandon Tietz
October 12, 2011 (1) comments
Amazon continues their foray into the publishing industry with their seventh imprint, a sci-fi/fantasy/horror label by the name of 47North.
Millennium Trilogy Comic

DC/Vertigo to Adapt Stieg Larson's Millennium Trilogy

News by Brandon Tietz
October 12, 2011 (3) comments
DC/Vertigo has secured to rights to Stieg Larson's Millennium Trilogy. Prepare for three years of graphic novel goodness.
Book publishers using Spotify to create soundtracks for books

Publishers Using Spotify to Build Playlists for Novels

News by Rob Hart
October 11, 2011 (6) comments
Book publishers are working with authors to create Spotify playlists, featuring music that inspired their work.
Male librarians get naked to raise money for 'It Gets Better Project'

Male Librarians Get Naked to Raise Money for 'It Gets Better Project'

News by Rob Hart
October 11, 2011 (4) comments
Male librarians, seeking to dispel the stereotype of the old, uptight librarians, pose naked for a calendar that comes with the added bonus of raising money to support LGBT youth.
Amy Winehouse to Release Posthumous Memoir

Mitch Winehouse To Publish Memoir About His Troubled Daughter

News by Brandon Tietz
October 11, 2011 (7) comments
Father of singer/songwriter Amy Winehouse will have a memoir released next summer through HarperCollins.
Attention LA Readers: Mediabistro Is Having A Book Club Party

Attention LA Readers: Mediabistro Is Having A Book Club Party

News by Dennis Widmyer
October 10, 2011 (6) comments
Rock out with your pens out! Internet juggernaut, Mediabistro.com, is having a party for all you Los Angeleno book lovers tomorrow night. Free shots!
LitRecapper

LitRecapper: Week One

October 8, 2011 (11) comments
LitReactor's inaugural week was a resounding success! Relive the magic with our first ever weekly recap.
Morgan Spurlock

Attention Writers! Morgan Spurlock Wants To Capitalize On Your Failure.

October 7, 2011 (2) comments
Casting begins for "Failure Club," a documentary style program aimed at helping people overcome their fear and achieve their dreams.
Yet Again, Death Proves A Bestseller, AKA, R.I.P. Steve Jobs

Yet Again, Death Proves A Bestseller: R.I.P. Steve Jobs

News by Dennis Widmyer
October 7, 2011 (2) comments
In the wake of Steve Jobs passing, Simon & Schuster has bumped up the release of his biography from late November to October 24th and already, the book tops Amazon.con's pre-order list. Surprised?
Barnes and Noble Declares Vindictive Corporate War on DC Comics, Shoots Self in

Barnes and Noble Declares Vindictive Corporate War on DC Comics, Shoots Self in Foot

October 7, 2011 (15) comments
Barnes and Noble removes DC comics from their shelves after exclusive 4 month deal with Amazon Kindle Fire deal is brokered. Already three feet under, B&N digs their own grave deeper.