Jeff and Rebecca talk about books people pretend to have read, the most popular books of 2013, digital comics, book bundles, some interesting new books, and much more. This episode is sponsored by Brilliance by Marcus Sakey.
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Links discussed in the show:
Follow-up: JK Rowling on the selection of her pen name
Follow-up: Harper Lee’s courtroom battle for MOCKINGBIRD copyright
Follow-up: Apple’s fine for price-fixing
Books You Pretend to Have Read
Byliner’s new iPad app matches readers w/ stories based on how much time they have
Growth of digital comics delivery
Goodreads passes 20 million users, 25 million reviews, doubles in last year
Goodreads’ most popular books of 2013
Tomely offers pay-what-you-want, DRM-free ebook bundles, proceeds to charity
Adorable 8- and 10-year-old cousins write a book of rules for life during NaNoWriMo, just got publishing deal
Veronica Mars books
The Omnivore Launches Literary Dating Service: Pin-Up
Saving Mr. Banks Official Trailer
Graphic novel sequel to Fight Club
FIFTY SHADES OF GREY in the style of Dr. Seuss
New Books Discussed in the Show
& Sons by David Gilbert
Grumpy Cat: A Grumpy Book
Mr. Darcy’s Guide to Courtship
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