- First plot details of Millennium series follow-up The Girl in the Spider’s Web revealed.
- Celebrities ask to recant book blurbs and “glowing statements” for Bill Cosby’s biography.
- Key West, Florida, celebrates Ernest Hemingway’s birthday with a lookalike contest.
- JetBlue’s Soar with Reading program puts vending machines stocking free kids’ titles in “book deserts.”
- U.S. court may mandate refunds for people who bought controversial weight loss book that sent its author to prison.
- Russian government to offer rent and tax breaks to booksellers if they promote Putin-selected titles.
- Harry Potter director Chris Columbus wants to fill in gaps with another movie.