Sunday, January 21, 2018
The Roundup with PW
Peter Mayle Dies at 78: The author of sex-ed books for children and the bestselling travel memoir 'A Year in Provence' died yesterday at a hospital in Southern France.
Amazon is Raising the Price of Prime: Memberships will soon be more expensive in the U.S., as the company is increasing the monthly fee from $10.99 to $12.99.
Waterstones' Annual Profits Jump 80% : The bookseller has reported pre-tax profits of £18m as buyers loom, with its sale expected to value the business at £200m.
Milo Claims S&S Is Smearing Him: A judge denied a request by Yiannopoulos to get a first-hand look at his manuscript, which had been edited by an S&S editor.
Another Witherspoon Literary Adaptation: Kristen Wiig will star in a Witherspoon-produced series inspired by Curtis Sittenfeld's upcoming short story collection.