Claudia Sternbach's path to publication, Chapter 5: The dreaded Kirkus review and missing Dad

Buy This Book: Peter Bognanni's wonderfully funny House of Tomorrow is fresh out in trade paperback

"The King's Other Speech": Shake off the Oscarfail with a hilarious bit from McSweeney's

Ethan Coen on True Grit

The Fabulously Naked Noggin of Margaret Baker

BtO Cheap Laugh of the Week

Free from WD University: "The Borders Dilemma: What the New World Order of Bookselling Means for Writers"

Claudia Lonow's hilarious bookling shows Kindle Singles "How To Not Succeed"

Interview with Jill Elaine Hughes, Part Two: It's Not Just About Sex, Baby

Buy This Book: Carlos Ruiz Zafon's "The Shadow of the Wind" captures the soul of a book

Borders and the Indies

When the Story Chooses You

Sunday Morning Groove: Nina Simone "Ain't Got No...I Got Life"

The Growth of Ebooks and Multiple Hats: 3 Questions for romance and erotica writer Jill Elaine Hughes

Friday afternoon groove: The Decemberists "Rise to Me" at the Portland Music Festival (and how I knew Colin Meloy when)

3 Questions With… Diane Holmes of Pitch University (Part Two)

3 Questions With… Diane Holmes of Pitch University (Part One)

Buy This Book: PICTURES OF YOU by Caroline Leavitt

Ask the Publicist: Sharing the Best Ideas for Promoting A Book

Ask the Publicist: How Can I Get Marketing Dollars From My Publisher

Love/Hate Relationships and the shifting state of the biz: 3 Qs for author James Lepore

Literary Valentine: Open Road authors ponder the wonders of love

Borders days were numbered long ago (Shelf Awareness translates the handwriting on the wall)

Perry Como and the 1958 All Americans "Love Makes the World Go Round" (yeah, yeah, yeah)

Sunday quote-Churchill on Writing a Book

Don't confuse the rise of ebooks with the death of books

A little Friday Laugh: Jane Austen's Fight Club

Lessons from Casablanca: The magic's in the rewriting

Buy This Book: Touch, by Alexi Zentner

Path to Publication: Claudia Sternbach's (mis)adventure continues

Nancy Pearl's Revised 'Rule of 50'

Ask the Publicist: Book Trailers

OK Go: Because overthinking is the enemy (and because Colleen will love it)

Ask the Publicist: Making the "Connection" with Readers

You tell me: What panels do you want to hear about from AWP?