The storm we were supposed to have sort of fizzled out. It's just kind of gray and wet today. So, next week here in Canada is Freedom to Read week. Are you currently reading a banned or challenged book? Maybe you are and just don't know it. Check here to find out.
*Ang Lee in negotiations to direct Life of Pi
*Romance publisher Mills & Boon have a problem with Virgin's 'no kissing' rule.
*Between the Covers provides a list of bookish words.
*Atwood says no, she won't go.
*Which book do you think should take the 'oddest book title' award? Take a peek.
*I find the name of the town and the book ironic in this situation: an Iowa woman is jailed for an overdue library book.
*The dead keep on writing. 'New' Tolkien book to be published in May.
*Remember February 22-28 is Freedom to Read week. Maybe you in the US can read a pre-1985 children's book.
*And in that spirit...Etsy Love: "I Read Banned Books" buttons by Kate Black.
Have a great weekend!