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Pride and Prejudice and Zombies and Movies

Natalie Portman will star in and produce the film adaptation of Pride and Prejudice and Zombies.

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A Look Inside The Pop-Up Book of Phobias

We’ve found a video that lets you take a look inside The Pop-Up Book of Phobias by Gary Greenberg.

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Weird Book Room Weekly Update Including A La Cart: The Secret Lives of Grocery Shoppers

We’ve added a whole new selection of odd titles to our Weird Book Room.

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Holy Transformation! Batgirl was a Librarian!

Batgirl proves that librarians are NOT mousy!

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First Outing in 1,000 Years for Scotland’s Oldest Book

For the first time in 1,000 years, Scotland’s oldest book can be seen at the University of Edinburgh.

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The Girl With No Inheritance – The Battle Over Stieg Larsson’s Estate

When Stieg Larsson died suddenly without a will, his common-law wife received nothing.

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Book Returned to Library…60 Years On

A stolen library book is returned 60 years later.

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Google’s Popeye Logo Explained & Top 10 Spinach Books

Learn why Google chose a Popeye theme and see a list of Top 10 Spinach books.

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Poe’s First Book Under the Hammer

A rare copy of Edgar Allan Poe’s first book is up for auction and Christie’s expects a record sale price.

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Weird Book Room Updated!

This week’s updates to the Weird Book Room include a book on diagnosing ailments of snakes, reading your moles and collecting spaghetti art ware.

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