Lost Seuss: A blog post with pictures of a lost Dr. Seuss manuscript. From Booktryst.
Bookstore to Close Over Parking Dispute: The owner of an Asheville bookstore is closing down due to the negative reaction to his stance on public parking. From the Asheville Citizen-Times.
Eggers Is Optimistic: Dave Eggers told audiences at the SF Litquake festival that he’s feeling good about the future of books. From the SF Gate.
Franzen Snubbed by NBAs?: Will this be the big story of this year’s National Book Awards? From Salon.
Tracking the NBA Finalist Backlash: Ron Hogan of Beatrice tracks the backlash against this year’s National Book Award finalists, and looks back at previous years’ lashes.
Publisher Didn’t Submit Booker Winner: One of the Booker judges has revealed that the panel had to request The Finkler Question. From the Bookseller.
Will iPad Save Conde Nast?: Gawker wonders whether the magazine publisher’s leap into the world of the iPad will pay off.
Verizon to Pre-Load Kindle App: According to Mashable!, Verizon will pre-load the Kindle app on some Android phones.