News & Notes – 1/16/16

January 16, 2016 News & Notes 2

News & Notes is a weekly Saturday post featuring book- and publishing-related news, links to interesting articles and opinion pieces, and other cool stuff

Book News


Worth Reading


Literary Losses

Alan Rickman, the talented and beloved actor who played literary roles from Tybalt to Col. Brandon to Professor Snape, died Thursday of cancer at the age of 69.  The internet was flooded with tributes, including Bustle’s list of 6 literary characters Rickman played onscreen, and a tribute here on The Bookwyrm’s Hoard.)  Obituaries: The Guardian; NPR.  


Awesome Lists


Really Cool / Just for Fun

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Bookish Quote

That’s it for this week!

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