Is Justin Bieber Really Old Enough for A Memoir?: Is that really the question? From the Guardian.
The Big Read Gets Smaller: The NEA is severely reducing the budget for the Big Read, a national reading initiative, once among its flagship projects.
Bookstores in Pittsburgh: Popcity Media takes us on a little tour.
Haruki Murakami Movie Trailer: Murakami’s Norwegian Wood is being made into a film (not in English), and here’s a teaser vid.
Sean Penn to Star As Legendary Editor: An imperiled bid to make a film about famed literary editor Max Perkins is on firmer ground now that Sean Penn has expressed interest in resurrecting the project.
A Man on a Qwest for Typos: Salon reviews a new book about a man who traveled across America fixing spelling errors.
Newsweek on Self-Publishing: This is a few days old, but relevant that such a major media outlet should discuss the self-publishing book biz.