Book News: Rockin’ Roald

Book News: Rockin’ Roald


Sci-fi’s sorrow, Dahl’s delight, and seventeen new books on Bruce.

1Just a day after reaching out to fans about her impending death, sci-fi legend Ann Crispin passes away.


2Hit sci-fi novelist Paolo Bacigalupi strikes a deal with Random House imprint Knopf.


3Meanwhile, Random House partner Penguin releases celebrity-recorded audiobooks of Roald Dahl’s classics.


4Speaking of auditory delights, Bruce Springsteen’s getting due literary tribute.


5Unlike The Boss’s career, Yale’s Donald Windham and Sandy M. Campbell Literary Prizes are just taking off.

This article originally appeared on Zola Books.