The Book Riot Podcast #84: Just Call Us Butter

This week, Jeff and Rebecca discuss the Harper’s Magazine investment in a bookstore, controversy surrounding a bestselling book with a ghost writer, the forthcoming Rainbow Rowell novel, and more.

This episode is sponsored by Harry’s, Word & Film, and X: A Novel.

Links discussed:

Follow-up: Details on NYPL plan to loan wifi hotspots

Follow-up: UK court determines ban on sending books to prisoners is unlawful

Update: Donations to Ferguson Library top $350K

Hachette to sell books directly on Twitter

New Rainbow Rowell novel announced

24-year-old vlogger Zoella sets new debut sales record in UK

J.K. Rowling’s Cormoran Strike series headed to BBC One

Harper’s Magazine invests in Book Culture bookstore

Penguin Holiday Hotline

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