In May’s biggest headline, a blogger spotted similarities between one paragraph of NY Times columnist and author Maureen Dowd‘s weekend column and a post by Josh Marshall at Talking Points Memo. Dowd corrected the mistake, and no disciplinary action was taken.
The literary blogosphere buzzed about a sequel to J.D. Salinger‘s famous novel, “The Catcher in the Rye,” but GalleyCat had some doubts. Finally, Alice Munro (pictured, via) won the £60,000 Man Booker International Prize.
Welcome to GalleyCat’s annual year-end roundup of publishing headlines. It’s a chance to celebrate our good news and reflect on our bad news after a long, challenging year for the industry. Visit our Year in Review link to read all about what happened to publishing in 2009. Include your favorite headlines in the comments section…
- Facebook Timeline Tips & Free eBooks: Top Stories of December
- 30 NaNoWriMo Writing Tips & OWS Library Eviction: Top Stories of November
- Write Like Haruki Murakami & National Book Award Samples: Top Stories of October
- The Muppets Take Stieg Larsson & Borders Frustration: Top Stories of September 2011