News & Notes is a weekly Saturday post featuring book- and publishing-related news, links to interesting articles and opinion pieces, and other cool stuff
- Why Harry Potter and Paddington Bear are essential reading … for grown-ups (Katherine Rundell, The Guardian)
- Now You See Me, Now You Don’t – Children’s author K.A. Holt reflects on soft censorship and being seen (or not seen.) (Publishers Weekly)
- Part spy thriller, part Game of Thrones with footnotes: A book critic reviews the Mueller report as literature. (Laura Miller, Slate)
- Why are comics shops closing as superheroes make a mint? (The Guardian)
- 50 Must-Read How-To Books (Book Riot)
Really Cool / Just for Fun
That’s it for this week!