Revolving Door: Laura Miller of Salon contemplates Amanda Hocking, Barry Eisler and e-book self-publishing.
International Booker Finalists: This year’s nominees include 3 US authors: Phillip Roth, Anne Tyler and Marilyn Robinson. From Reuters.
Closing Gateway: Gateway Books of Santa Cruz, CA has just closed its doors.
From Publicist to Publisher: The rise of Cary Goldstein. From the NY Observer.
Love John: A love letter by John Keats sold for 96,000 pounds to the City of London; it’ll be displayed in a museum. From the Guardian.
Radiohead, Saviors of Publishing: Quill & Quire writes up a publicity stunt by the band Radiohead that had people waiting in line for a newspaper.