Well, in an interview to Fortune magazine, this is what a book means to Jeff Bezos, founder, president, chief executive officer and chairman of the board of Amazon.com. I think the definition of a book is changing. It’s getting more convenient. Now you can get a book in less than 60 seconds. But in some ways, books are … More A book is a book is a book?
The Telegraph has an interesting article wherein the issue of whether constant use of electronic gadgets is reshaping our brains and making our thinking shallower is discussed. Also featured in the article is American author Nicholas Carr, who has written on this theme in his new book ‘The Shallows’ Mr. Carr argues in the book … More Are we having difficulty, uh, concentrating?
The ‘Short Second Life of Bree Tanner’ by Stephenie Meyer is a companion novella to the Twilight series. It is the story of a newborn vampire, Bree Tanner, who is featured in the third book of the series, Eclipse. It is written from the viewpoint of Bree, as opposed to the rest of the series … More There will be blood…..
Pardone the Eenglish but we simbly loved this article by Amrita Dutta in the Indian Express. Titled ‘A’ literature for Rs. 100, Amrita opines that grammar (& spelling) have gone out the window as India’s booming mass market for English paperbooks is churning out bestsellers & publishers are laughing all the way to the bank. … More Indian ishtyle fiction?
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John Grisham talks about how he moved from being a mediocre lawyer to a best selling author. Check out the interview here.