In Awards News: The shortlist has been announced for the Giller Prize, Canada's biggest literary award. The winner will be named on November 10.
There's a New Book Club in Town: The HuffPost Book Club has launched, with their first seleciton being In Praise of Slowness: Challenging the Cult of Speed.
Eat This, Not That (or You Might Get Really Sick): Salon spotlights former Amazon editor and frequent forager Langdon Cook and his debut book, Fat of the Land: Adventurers of a 21st Century Forager.
Still Hope for Making the 4 at 40 List: The National Book Foundation has released its list of 5 Under 35.
Moving and Shaking: A Daily Show appearance has sparked, as Stewart himself said--"a Vowell movement"--causing Sarah Vowell's The Wordy Shipmates to bump up to the No. 6 spot on our Movers & Shakers list.