Every week Logos employees collect the most interesting news bits from the book and music world.
President of Venezuela, Hugo Chavez, uses his influence to promote reading.
Twicon, the Twilight convention, sells out with 3,000 guests.
Modest Mouse releases their video directed by Heath Ledger (and it’s pretty gory, consider yourself warned).
Twilight books break the best seller records previously held by Harry Potter.
The Diary of a Wimpy Kid books by Jeff Kinney will become a film staring Steve Zahn.
Philippa Gregory, author of The Other Boylan Girl, plans to release a condensed version of her new novel with Twitter.
Harper Collins launches a short story competition.
Terry Pratchett, who suffers from Alzheimer’s disease, defends his right to take his own life, saying “I live in hope I can jump before I am pushed”.
A new Tennyson museum opened this week to mark the bicentenary of his birth.
School vetting rules in the UK are still be debated after the author outcry.
Michael Pollan writes on Julie and Julia and the state of American home cooking.