Book News Roundup!

LuminariesThe Governor General’s Literary Awards were announced this week with Man Booker winner Eleanor Catton’s The Luminaries taking the fiction prize.

CBC announced the Top 10 finalists for the next Canada Reads competition. This year’s theme is: “What is the one novel that could change Canada?”

Disney will produce a stage version of The Princess Bride, responding “As Youuuuuu Wish” to everyone who grew up in the 80s.

The U.S. Postal Service is producing Harry Potter stamps!

There appears to be little consensus between the first slew of Top 10 lists for 2013 books.

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