Friday, December 01, 2017
The Roundup with PW
'NYT' Picks Its 10 Best Books of 2017: The editors of the 'New York Times Book Review' have named their top ten books of the year—some much ballyhooed, some overlooked.
'The Girls' Go to Court: Emma Cline has countersued her ex after he claimed she used spyware to plagiarize his work for her bestselling novel.
2017's Word of the Year: Dictionary.com has selected "complicit" as its word of the year thanks to its importance in the news cycle surrounding the Trump administration.
Amazon Is Eating Seattle Whole: The company's footprint in Seattle could fill the Empire State Building five times over now that it has eclipsed its "12 million square feet by 2022" goal.
New Dashiell Hammett Found: A new story by the master of hardboiled detective fiction, "The Glass That Laughed," has been published.