News This Week (October 23rd)

Google is adapting their translation technology for poetry.

A lost unpublished Dr Seuss manuscript is found.

Vintage will publish classics with 3-D covers.

Judy Blume’s son will take her book Tiger Eyes to the silver screen.

What supermodels read.

JK Rowling wins the Hans Christian Andersen award.

A Harvard bookstore introduces bike deliveries.

On the perils of editing a cookbook.

Students still favor paper textbooks over e-books.

How to type in your own handwriting.

Classic children’s book covers.

The state of Texas is suing for $269 million.

“It Gets Better” will become a book.


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.