Funny Rap Video About Reading Books

In What's the Buzz by Hannah Johnson

By Hannah Johnson It may be hard to believe, but a video about reading books has made YouTube’s top ten most watched videos for today. Julian Smith’s rap video tells the story of a young man who just wants to read a book without being interrupted. “Don’t you ever interrupt me while I’m reading a book,” he says. Watch it …

Bonus Material: BEA’s Buzz Panel

In Discussion by Edward Nawotka

By Edward Nawotka BEA’s Buzz Panel is one of the highlights of the first day of events. It offers top editors have the chance to plug one of their forthcoming titles and make a case for why it should be a future bestseller. This year’s panel included Deb Futter, v-p and editor-in-chief, Grand Central Publishing talking about Leila Meacham’s Roses, …

Bonus Material: Toshiba’s Biblio Color E-reader

In Discussion by Edward Nawotka

By Edward Nawotka It has been widely anticipated for awhile now and, finally, the first hands-on photos of Toshiba’s new Biblio color e-book reader have leaked onto the Web. It’s got 7 gigs of memory, a 3.5 inch color screen, wi-fi networking capacity and a 5 megapixel camera. Wow, take that Kindle! Of course, it’s doesn’t sound like anything that …