inherit the wig • Andy Warhol’s relatives are feuding over a decision by some to sell the pop art icon’s personal effects, including one of his famed silver wigs and a pair of paint-speckled Levi’s jeans.
audio • NPR covers the closing of Cody’s Books flagshop store.
SRO • Irish author Seamus Heaney is among several authors whose appearances at the Edinburgh Book Festival have led to a record demand for tickets.
worth reading • from the Telegraph we get an : “ Women are now outreading men in virtually every category. The other day, I saw a girl cantering through Money, by Martin Amis – supposedly the most blokeish novel of the Eighties. Women read more classics than men.”
DIY • Kodak Imaging Network Inc., introduces, at Kodakgallery.com, the Legacy Photo Book, the latest addition to the Kodak EasyShare Gallery Photo Book portfolio that also includes the Classic and Mini Photo Books. the 2000s the century of the coffee table book.
talking head • Michael Connelly talks about his new book Crime Beat a compilation of his hard-hitting newspaper articles
obit worth reading • Barbara Epstein, 76; A Founder, Co-Editor of N.Y. Review of Books
video • the Attic Bookstore in Engelwood Colorado, posted this video (1.23) of their undead themed grand opening. Another used bookstore use for the internet.
banktoaster • Lowes gives you explicit instructions on building a bookcase, though it’s kinda small, I figure the recipe can be doubled.