Today’s book news:
- Portland bookstore’s 17-foot Mockingjay display scores a visit from Suzanne Collins
- Amazon’s new barcode scanner app revisited
- The Miami Herald requests a poem to celebrate basketball star LeBron James
- National Book Award nomination presents print-run challenges for McPherson & Co.
- Publishers help fund Stratford Chefs School’s gastronomic writer-in-residence program
- Earlier this week: American author and screenwriter Robert Katz dies in Italy