A Patron Saint of Bookstores plus Book Club Lawsuits
In this week’s literary news from around the web, a new bookstore saint, switching Twilight genders, and a book club lawsuit.
Say what you will about James Patterson and his writing, he has become the patron saint of independent bookstores. For his latest move, he’s paying holiday bonuses to bookstore workers. If you know someone awesome at your local indie, nominate them now.
A homeless man who once sold book reviews to get off the streets has a book deal.
Meet Beau and Edythe. In honor of the 10th anniversary of Twilight, author Stephanie Meyer has shaken things up…and changed the gender of her main characters. Will you read this new edition?
Are we the only ones thinking this is getting out of hand? That book club that was kicked off the wine train has filed an 11 million dollar lawsuit.
Card catalogs, we’ll miss you so! Those magical white cards full of all sorts of information are officially dead.
And this news made our year! CBS is developing a drama series based on the Nancy Drew books.
Until next week, happy reading!
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