John Cusack will play Edgar Alan Poe in the upcoming film The Raven.
What ever happened to the short novel?
Lynda Barry on doodling your way out of writers block.
Or you could drink your way out.
Nick Hornby opens the Ministry of Stories to help children learn to write.
Poet, Purushottama Lal, dies at 81.
Writer of serial killer fiction and non-fiction, Philip Carlo, dies at 61.
Where to buy banned books in Jordan.
A first edition Harry Potter book worth £6,000 is stolen.
Writer, Nicholas Bornoff, dies at 61.
Science fiction writer, EC Tubb, dies at 90.
Marvel Comics asks for advice on cancelling a Deadpool series.
Leonardo DiCaprio will play Jay Gatsby in an upcoming film adaptation.
Should Junot Diaz voice a comedy shooter video game?
Read an unpublished interview with John Updike.
After the brief excitement, there will not actually be more Harry Potter books.
Columbia will publish David Foster Wallace’s philosophy thesis.
The good and the bad literary puns.
The Literary Bad Sex Award includes Tony Blair and Jonathan Franzen as contenders.
Does Science Fiction help us cope with modern advances in technology?
Sarah Palin’s book was leaked (briefly) on Gawker.
A visit to the Tolstoy estate.
Jonathan Saffran Foer on creating new books from old.
What do Job and Obama have in common?
The Seattle school board might ban Brave New World from schools.