Wednesday, February 10, 2016

The Roundup with PW

Agate Unveils African American Children's Imprint
The Illinois-based publisher is launching a line of books for children, curated by author Denene Millner, that will publish fiction and nonfiction by African-American writers. more »

 Seven Book-Based Oscar Nominations: Here are seven Oscar-nominated titles you may not know are based on books, including Avery Corman's 'Kramer vs. Kramer.'

A&M to Honor George R.R. Martin: The 'Game of Thrones' author will speak at Texas A&M before receiving an honorary degree from the university on Wednesday.

Top 10 True Crime Books: If you enjoy true crime series such as 'Serial,' check out a list of 10 books in the genre, including 'Closing Time' by Lacey Fosburgh.

How to Digitize a 400-Year-Old 3D Book: Columbia's Health Sciences Library is repairing and digitizing a pop-up anatomy book from the 17th century.

Author Margaret Forster Dies: The prolific author who wrote the 1960's bestseller 'Georgy Girl' died at age 77 on Tuesday.


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