Book News

Today is the Grand Opening for The Long and the Short of It. There's lots of giveaways and other fun stuff. Go check it out.

This was sent to me via a book friend (thanks Teddy):

"Philippa invites her fans around the worldto join her for an unprecedented live web event onSunday, September 16, 2007 at 2:00 pm EDT.

Philippa Gregory Live will feature a live simulcast streamed throughthe Internet of the author speaking to an audience in London. She will discuss her historical research; writing process; her latest novel, The Boleyn Inheritance; the upcoming major motion picturebased on The Other Boleyn Girl; her next novel, The Other Queen; andmuch more.Throughout the one-and-a-half-hour long event, online attendees will have the opportunity to ask Philippa their own questions and interactwith other fans and book clubs.

Never before has an author participated in an interactive web event of this magnitude.

Register now at "

I already did.

Margaret Atwood discusses her invention, the Long Pen, a pen that allows writers or celebrities to sign books from long distances, say across the ocean. I don't know if it's a good thing or a bad thing.

1 comment:

  1. I've been registered for a while now, but I am not sure if I am going to get up at 4am on a Monday to be there or not!


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