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Bookish news and publishing tidbits 28 September 2011

book news Bookish news and publishing tidbits 28 September 2011Read Ten Classic Books in Under a Minute'

A 7-year-old girl responds to DC Comics sexed-up reboot of Starfire'

Top 5 best graphic novels of the decade, 2000-2009

Our collective attention span for someone who is ill lasts about two weeks. Sara Douglass on The Silence of the Dying.''(RIP, Sara)

Ghostwriter: Is it OK to pad out the book with this kind of crap? Publisher: Be my guest Assange

Gotta love a literary prize thats smart and irreverent.'

Article from the independent declaring the imminent end of chick lit '

Random House Australias Marketing and Publicity Director Brett Osmonds Picks for

A Word With: Paulo Coelho Discusses 'Aleph,' His New Novel'

A headline to crush our writing souls Virtual monkeys write

A Visual History of Literary References on The

This top 10 literary cities list will make you dig your globe-trotting boots out of the closet:'

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Mary Victoria talks about the setting of her Chronicles of the Tree
Thomas Pynchon Has 10/1 Odds of Winning Nobel Prize

TechCrunch Predicts Bookstores Will Disappear by 2018

Lovely hand-written letter from Roald Dahl to his mum reports that Glendale school board may block In Cold Blood -'

People upset over Amazons control of the