This week, Jeff and Rebecca talk about no new Harper Lee novels, protesting 9/11 literature without reading it, PRH book sales, public libraries getting in on little free library action, new books, and much more. This episode is sponsored by Scribd, Harry’s, and Squarespace.
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Links discussed in the show:
Follow-up: No more new novels in Harper Lee’s safe deposit box
#BigFiveSignOn campaign for Lee & Low’s diversity data
UNC Chapel Hill student objects to books in a 9/11 Literature class on grounds that they are “sympathetic toward terrorism,” hasn’t read any of them
Sherman Alexie & others resign from Red Hen press board
PRH revenue for first half of 2015: 1.9 billion
Indianapolis’s art-installation libraries
New books discussed in the show:
Sorcerer to the Crown by Zen Cho
The Girl in the Spider’s Web by David Lagercrantz
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