best advertisment for a bookshop EVER • NPR had a delightful story today about Bonnie Slotnick’s NY cookbook bookshop. you HAVE to hear this.
more NPR • a piece about the new book Rousseau’s Dog by David Edmonds and John Eidinow andScott Simon talks books with the world’s best-read cabbie, London’s own Will Grozier.
well worth the read • a great Guardian piece about judging a book by its cover by Rachel Cooke.
the DaVinci genre • The subgenre of religious-conspiracy thriller also being called ‘fact-filled fiction,’ is running wild on the bestseller lists. And will be a topic at the annual BookExpo America in May in Washington, D.C., in a session titled “Beyond the Code.”