Check out these five great stories from around the web.
- A look at why the now-classic novel about Socs and Greasers still matters, 50 years later.
- The book purists of the world are (probably not so silently) rejoicing about the decline of e-book sales. Me included.
- Hollywood’s most sought-after trio — DiCaprio, De Niro and Scorsese — have their eye on the newest true crime tale to grip the nation. Fingers crossed they can work their magic.
- The book industry and the tech industry converged this week to discuss the the state (and future) of the publishing union.
- A captivating look at the title this bookseller puts into the hands of every patron who comes into her shop.