Megan Amram http://nwpr.org en Book News: Gabriel García Márquez Left An Unpublished Manuscript http://nwpr.org/post/book-news-gabriel-garc-m-rquez-left-unpublished-manuscript <em>The daily lowdown on books, publishing, and the occasional author behaving badly.</em><p><ul><p><li>Gabriel García Márquez left behind an unpublished manuscript when he <a href="http://www.npr.org/2012/07/10/156561881/writer-gabriel-garcia-marquez-who-gave-voice-to-latin-america-dies">died last week</a> at age 87, Cristobal Pera, editorial director of Penguin Random House Mexico, told The Associated Press. Pera added that García Marquez's family has not yet decided whether to publish it. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 15:17:00 +0000 Annalisa Quinn 44827 at http://nwpr.org Book News: Gabriel García Márquez Left An Unpublished Manuscript Book News: Asteroid Named For Iain Banks, Author Of Cosmic Fiction http://nwpr.org/post/book-news-asteroid-named-iain-banks-author-cosmic-fiction <em>The daily lowdown on books, publishing, and the occasional author behaving badly.</em><p><ul><p><li>Iain Banks, the Scottish author who wrote literary fiction under the name Iain Banks and science fiction as Iain M. Banks (causing <a href="http://www.telegraph.co.uk/culture/culturenews/10108893/Iain-Banks-was-two-of-our-finest-writers.html"><em>The Telegraph</em></a> to name him "two of our finest writers"), now has an asteroid named after him. Banks was diagnosed with gall bladder cancer earlier this year and died June 9. Fri, 05 Jul 2013 11:09:00 +0000 Annalisa Quinn 30444 at http://nwpr.org