The Jan udates for my website have been done.
Editor Lucia Macro talks about what she does When At Work.
Author MJ Rose talks about how the "audio book revolution is ripe to take off".
Gena Showalter is giving away a copy of The Nymph King.
Bookslut has up it's Best Covers of 2006. From my quick glance, I see no genre books in there, so let's hold our own poll - what covers did you love this year?
And finally, you gotta hand it to those Aussies. Apparently a library in Oz has introduced:
...speed-dating nights for lovers of classic texts.
The state library of Victoria in Melbourne introduced dating with a literary twist after the idea was raised at a staff party.
Those who attend must bring a book they either love or loathe as a conversation starter, ensuring there are no uneasy silences during the series of five-minute dates.
I love it! At least you'll know your date can read ;)