Tuesday, December 04, 2018
The Roundup with PW
Pushcart Nominee Accused of Plagiarism: Poet Ailey O'Toole has been accused of plagiarizing poems by other poets including Rachel McKibbens and Hieu Minh Nguyen.
Capstone Apologizes for Military Book: After a former Marine criticized a “choose your own adventure” children’s book set in Afghanistan, the book’s publisher wrote him an apology.
Bad Sex Award Shortlist Announced: Haruki Murakami and James Frey lead an all-male shortlist for the annual prize, which awards the worst sexual description in fiction.
Danielle Steel Speaks: The bestselling living author discusses writing 174 books and raising nine kids in a new interview.
The Ethics of Amazon Video: Should an Amazon boycott include its original series? A look at the "sinister truth" about the company’s streaming service.