Zadie Smith http://nwpr.org en Book News: 'Fast And Furious' Whistle-Blower Will Be Allowed To Publish Account http://nwpr.org/post/book-news-fast-and-furious-whistle-blower-will-be-allowed-publish-account <em>The daily lowdown on books, publishing, and the occasional author behaving badly.</em><p><ul><p><li>The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives says it will allow Special Agent John Dodson, a whistle-blower who testified in front of Congress about the ATF's "Fast and Furious" firearms sting operation, <a href="http://www.politico.com/story/2013/10/atf-agent-operation-fast-and-furious-book-98499.html">to publish a book about it</a>. Fri, 18 Oct 2013 18:02:00 +0000 Annalisa Quinn 36107 at http://nwpr.org Book News: 'Fast And Furious' Whistle-Blower Will Be Allowed To Publish Account Book News: Crime Writer Elmore Leonard Recovering From Stroke http://nwpr.org/post/book-news-crime-writer-elmore-leonard-recovering-stroke <em>The daily lowdown on books, publishing, and the occasional author behaving badly.</em><p><ul><p><li>The crime author Elmore Leonard had a stroke last week and is recovering in the hospital, Gregg Sutter, his researcher, <a href="http://www.detroitnews.com/article/20130805/ENT06/308050096#ixzz2b9TY6dDH">told <em>The Detroit News</em> </a> on Monday. Sutter added that the hugely prolific author of <em>Out of Sight</em> is in the middle of writing his 46<sup>th</sup> novel. Leonard is 87. Tue, 06 Aug 2013 11:19:00 +0000 editor 32095 at http://nwpr.org Book News: Hemingway Look-Alike Competition To Crown New 'Papa' http://nwpr.org/post/book-news-hemingway-look-alike-competition-crown-new-papa <em>The daily lowdown on books, publishing, and the occasional author behaving badly.</em><p><ul><p><li>The 33<sup>rd</sup> annual Ernest Hemingway <a href="http://sloppyjoes.com/index.php/look-alike-contest/" target="_blank">look-alike competition</a> at Sloppy Joe's Bar in Key West, Fla., kicks off Thursday. Wed, 17 Jul 2013 11:32:00 +0000 editor 31090 at http://nwpr.org Book News: Hemingway Look-Alike Competition To Crown New 'Papa'