Around the blogosphere

Ben Brown, guest-blogging for Bookslut, offers a list of what he’s learned as a “very small publisher”, including: “3. As well intentioned as they may be, moms do not make the best copy editors.”

Update your bookmarks: Sarah has moved to fashionable new digs at

Later this week, Mark Sarvas of The Elegant Variation will appear at the Book Expo in a panel discussion on “the emerging role of blogs.” He’ll be sharing the dais with Michael Cader and Bookslut’s Jessa Crispin. He promises frequent reports from the ground in Chicago.

Terry Teachout is back up and blogging, which is a comfort as TMFTML is down.

And finally, Ed suggests an alternative take on the Plum Sykes interview in this weekend’s NYT Magazine. Because of my delicate condition this week, I’m trying not to pay too much attention to Ms. Sykes, who is 34.


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