Buddy Holly negotiates a contract.
- Jack London, Ernest Hemingway, Anne Sexton, and other famous literary drunks and addicts.
- I interviewed Gary Shteyngart over at Jewcy. He calls Isaac Bashevis Singer “nuts”.
- Cassettes From My Ex does Largehearted Boy’s Book Notes.
- Trying to get lucky? Try Goethe.
- Patti Smith and Rebecca Newberger Goldstein on the Book Review podcast.
- Andy Borowitz says “Hollywood Eager to Finally Fuck Up Catcher in the Rye“