- The Winter Issue of StorySouth is available featuring a story by Richard Plant. Their annual Million Writers Award for best online fiction will open for editor and reader nominations on March 15. Check back then for more information.
- This week Five Chapters features Alison McGhee’s story “Lives of the Superhero”.
- It looks like I’ll have to read Joshua Ferris’s debutnovel Then We Came to the End. Both Mark and Maud loved the book. They rarely steer me in the wrong direction (I can credit Maud with getting me to read Rupert Thomson). Ferris will also be guest blogging at TEV next week.
- Philip Roth won the PEN/Faulkner Award for Everyman. If anyone needs that $15,000, it’s Roth. I kid. I love Roth, I swear.
- The Globe’s blog Off the Shelf has an interesting bit on Getting Your Book Reviewed in the Times.
- Jessica discusses the New York Comic Con.
- Do you LOVE fiction? The Mercantile Library and the Center for Fiction are
conducting interviews with fiction lovers to learn more about services we can
provide online. Please participate. Send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject line â€œonline book groupsâ€.