Every week Logos employees collect the most interesting news bits from the book and music world.
The conflict rages on over Amazon’s Orwellian move.
Bestselling author of novels dealing with personal and sexual identity in black men, E. Lynn Harris, died last week at age 54.
Hanif Kureishi will adapt Aravind Adiga’s The White Tiger for film.
David Cronenberg will begin filming for Don Dellio’s Cosmopolis next year.
Random House will reprint Michael Jackson’s autobiography, Moonwalk.
Shakespeare Santa Cruz performances of A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Julius Caesar, and Shipwrecked! An Entertainment, The Amazing Adventures of Louis de Rougemont (as told by himself) started last week.
Scribner and Stephen King defend the book as object.
Roald Dahl’s Fantastic Mr. Fox is animated as a new Wes Anderson film.
Prince of Theives by Chuck Hogan will become a film, The Town, with Ben Affleck, Jon Hamm, and Rebbecca Hall.
91-year-old Louise Brown has borrowed 25,000 books from her local Scotland library.
Ron Howard and David Self take Robert Ludlum’s The Parsifal Mosaic to the big screen.
Pocket books buys a Beatles zombie mashup– this time Paul is dead.