Me...publisher, lifelong learner, all things rescuer, often gluten-free, all times chocoholic
Like cooking and reading? What about playing word games? NPR’s Ask Me Another’s recent podcast offered a sweet break from the norm. (Read previous Sunday Funny mashups.)
Here’s a taste for you, “Laura Hillenbrand’s 2001 nonfiction book about a legendary championship horse reveals why he ran so fast. Waiting for him at the end of the finish line was a delicious Southern breakfast dish featuring round breads drenched in a savory sauce.”
Guess? Yep, Seabiscuits and gravy!
Catch all the crazy Ask Me Another mashups
to tickle your ribs.
The momentum continues here, marching valiantly onward concerning things publishing, writing, reading, etc.
And for the lighter side, I bring back, Top Twos-Day (previous posts here):
Have you heard the serious criticism? The newly released Go Set A Watchman, “is not a sequel or prequel to ‘To Kill A Mockingbird.'”
Brilliant Books in Michigan is offering readers their money back because of their disappointment in the way the book was advertised. The website posted a notice for readers to consider, “It is a first draft that was originally, and rightfully, rejected.”
Read more at the Minnesota Public Radio website here.
Continuing with bookstore news you may want to know about, Barnes and Noble site relaunch issues still plague users, “It has been partially back up since then but is not functioning at 100%,” wrote one reader. “We have been receiving and shipping out orders from Barnes & Noble since July 19th, but have still not been paid for any of them.” Consider this as you decide the fate of your book on these shelves.
Read the details at eCommerce Bytes