Simon & Schuster http://nwpr.org en Book News: Gabriel Garcia Marquez, 87, Hospitalized In Mexico http://nwpr.org/post/book-news-gabriel-garcia-marquez-87-hospitalized-mexico <em>The daily lowdown on books, publishing, and the occasional author behaving badly.</em><p><ul><p><li>Gabriel Garcia Marquez, Latin America's most prominent living novelist, has been hospitalized in Mexico City for a lung and urinary tract infection, Mexican health officials <a href="http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=298910965">told The Associated Press</a>. Fri, 04 Apr 2014 11:35:00 +0000 Annalisa Quinn 43880 at http://nwpr.org Book News: Gabriel Garcia Marquez, 87, Hospitalized In Mexico Book News: @GSElevator Author Loses Book Deal http://nwpr.org/post/book-news-gselevator-author-loses-book-deal <em>The daily lowdown on books, publishing, and the occasional author behaving badly.</em><p><ul><p><li>Simon & Schuster is canceling publication of a book by John Lefevre, the man behind the @GSElevator twitter account, which supposedly repeated things overheard in the elevator at Goldman Sachs. It emerged that Lefevre has never worked at Goldman Sachs, though <a href="http://dealbook.nytimes.com/2011/08/12/meet-the-goldman-sachs-employee-behind-gselevator/">he appears to have lied to a <em>New York Times </em>reporter about it in 2011</a>. Fri, 07 Mar 2014 15:24:00 +0000 Annalisa Quinn 42456 at http://nwpr.org Book News: Argentine Poet Juan Gelman Dies At 83 http://nwpr.org/post/book-news-argentine-poet-juan-gelman-dies-83 <em>The daily lowdown on books, publishing, and the occasional author behaving badly.</em><p><ul><p><li>Argentine poet Juan Gelman, who denounced the country's "dirty war" of the '70s and '80s, died Tuesday in Mexico City, <a href="http://www.conaculta.gob.mx/detalle-nota/?id=31703&vi=1">according to a statement</a> from the Mexican government's arts council. He was 83. The author of more than 20 collections of poetry and a prominent journalist, Gelman won the Cervantes Prize in 2007. It is the highest literary honor in the Spanish-speaking world. Wed, 15 Jan 2014 12:56:00 +0000 Annalisa Quinn 40053 at http://nwpr.org Book News: Argentine Poet Juan Gelman Dies At 83 Book News: Albert Murray, Opponent Of Black Separatism, Dies At 97 http://nwpr.org/post/book-news-albert-murray-opponent-black-separatism-dies-97 <em>The daily lowdown on books, publishing, and the occasional author behaving badly.</em><p><ul><p><li>The black jazz critic, essayist and novelist Albert Murray died on Sunday in Harlem at age 97. Tue, 20 Aug 2013 11:13:00 +0000 editor 32815 at http://nwpr.org Book News: Albert Murray, Opponent Of Black Separatism, Dies At 97