News & Notes – 2/15/14

February 15, 2014 News & Notes 4

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

Books & Ebooks in the News:

Literary Losses:

  • Maxine Kumin, prizewinning poet and former U.S. poet laureate, died Feb. 6 at the age of 88.  She was best known for “Up Country,” the work for which she won the Pulitzer. (AP)

Book Announcements:

Really cool:

Bookish Quotes:

That quote pretty much sums up the past week!  Stay safe, stay warm, and enjoy reading, everyone.

I’m always on the lookout for interesting articles, lists, and links for News & Notes, so please let me know if you see (or write!) anything that might be good for this feature.  You can leave me a comment or send me an email — my address is on the About/Review Policy/Contact page.

4 Responses to “News & Notes – 2/15/14”

  1. Jan @ Notes from a Readerholic

    I like the cover to Neil Gaiman’s The Graveyard book. And the snow quote is so true!

    I started to comment on The Sunday Post, but not sure I finished it 🙁 I know I got distracted by the books in your post so if I didn’t comment I meant to…LOL