Lit List: Wednesday June 29, 2016

 David Bowie (Source: Wikipedia)

David Bowie (Source: Wikipedia)

Good evening literary fans. Here's what we read today that you should too.

  • Neil Gaiman Delves Deep Into Norse Myths for New Book: The author of Coraline and The Sandman discusses his forthcoming book "Norse Mythology," set to be published in February. (The NY Times)
  • Justin Trudeau to be Featured in a Civil War II Comic Book (GalleyCat)
  • Revolutionary Novels: 10 books about struggles for independence from around the world. (Electric Lit)
  • For ‘Fiddler’ Actor-Turned-Novelist, a Journey From Stage to Page (The NY Times)
  • Former Trump Campaign Manager Loses $1.2M Book Offer:  HarperCollins drops book offer for what would've been "Let Trump Be Trump." (GalleyCat)
  • Stanley Meisler, Foreign Correspondent Who Pivoted to Art History, Dies at 85 (The NY Times)
  • Go Ahead, Judge These Books by Their Covers: 50 striking book covers from 2016 (Wired)
  • A rock journalist celebrates David Bowie in new book: Bestselling author and Rolling Stone contributing editor Rob Sheffield writes the homage On Bowie(USA Today)