The PW Morning Report: Friday, Jan. 28, 2011

Craig Morgan Teicher -- January 28th, 2011

Diggin’ Yrself Out…

Man E-Booker Prize: For the first time, the judges of the Man Booker were given e-readers to read the books submitted for the award. From the BBC.

Snooki’s (Lack of) Sales: Snooki’s book A Shore Thing has only sold 8,998 copies so far. From the Hollywood Reporter.

Salinger’s Whopper: Turns out J.D. Salinger was a big fan of Burger King, according to a cache of letters just made public.

Bookstore Closings

The Ole’ Book Nook in Urbana, Ohio will close its doors. From the Springfield News-Sun.

Germ Bookstore and Gallery in Philadelphia, a store specializing in books about aliens, will also close. From the Philadelphia Inquirer.

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