Ice Cream, You sCream for Books: Ben & Jerry's is considering a library-themed ice cream flavor thanks to a Facebook petition launched by a New Jersey librarian. The petition has garnered thousands of supporters. [The Guardian]
Rave Review for Jericho's Fall: Yale legal scholar-turned bestselling author Stephen L. Carter gets high marks for his latest novel Jericho's Fall. Reviewer Tim Rutten describes it as "an intricate spy thriller that proceeds at breakneck speed from mystery to revelation and back again." [LA Times]
Moving and Shaking: Melanie Gideon's memoir A Slippery Year: A Meditation on Happily Ever After slides onto our Movers & Shakers list on the heels of yesterday's New York Times review by Motoko Rich.