Better late…?: In addition to our recently lamented time crunch issues, BGB management has also been wrestling with prolonged and on-going hacker attacks. These attacks have made the site inaccessible at times, and we have a lovely Viagra ad that shows up if you post a link to one of our posts. Awesome, right? We’re working on it. At least we still have the lights on. Hopefully all will be resolved soon and we can come down from the battlements and get back to writing more regularly about books. Onward.
I’m ok; y’all is ok.
Penguin and Random House publishing have merged. Twitter says this should be the sweet new house name/logo.
Cloud Atlas’s David Mitchell gets the By The Book Treatment
Non-profit literary philanthropy First Book has narrowed the list of 10 books that every child should own to 10. Vote for your favorite.