Friday, January 2, 2009

Book News, In Brief

Harper Bibles has released a 'Green Bible' made from recycled paper and soy ink. Quite predictably, a small section of small-minded Christians are offended.

Ever the stage director, Harold Pinter even staged his own funeral. The rules were simple: No eulogies were to be read, but drinks were definitely to be drunk.

January 1st was J.D. Salinger's birthday, and you goddamn phonies better not try and pretend you remembered.