Quill and Quire

by Alison Jones

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As reported in an article from the Independent, "misery literature" is gaining in popularity, especially in the form of memoirs. Last year, the bestselling memoir in the UK, Behind Closed Doors by Jenny Tomlin, which ... Read More »

March 6, 2007 | Filed under: Industry news

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Shelfari, which launched in October last year, is another website aimed at developing a book-sharing community. Similar to LibraryThing, which Quillblog previously discussed here, Shelfari allows members to put their personal libraries online. The platform ... Read More »

February 20, 2007 | Filed under: Book news

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In a special report, The Guardian takes a look at authors' writing rooms. The article includes photos of the rooms (which don't look like the authors prepared them to be photographed). The accompanying text is ... Read More »

February 13, 2007 | Filed under: Authors