News This Week (April 24)

Every week Logos employees collect the most interesting news bits from the book and music world…

Chicago’s Book Bike.

George Washington has some extremely overdue books.

Death Metal Lyric or William Blake Quote?

Read an E. L. Doctorow short story.

Penguin Australia makes a very unfortunate typo.

Orbit books seeks to give new life to the short story.

Mark Twain’s book collection, notes and all.

Amazon takes North Carolina to court.

Listen to music from Record Store Day releases.

What they are reading at Riker’s Island.

Paul Yamazaki celebrates 40 years at City Lights Bookstore.

Brittan’s best independent bookshops.

The best books for the 4:20 dude…

What Don Draper and William S. Burroughs have in common.

Lethem goes to Inland Empire.

Poet Peter Porter dies at 81, read a poem here.

Joni Mitchell call’s Bob Dylan a fake.

Top 10 visions of hell.


Janina Larenas is the book buyer for the New Book Department. She is a printmaker and book artist who works with a variety of mediums to create narrative imagery. Her pieces range from stickers and posters to science illustration, embroidery to zines, often merging technical crafts with fine art presentation.