Here are a few literary headlines that caught my eye this week:
*Some bookstores are closing while others are thriving - is it the end of the independent bookstore?
*Elle magazine asked 12 great female authors to recommend their favourite female authors.
*Here are 10 famous literary characters based on real life people
*Yann Martel reflects on life and the book that brought him fame.
*It is common for book covers to change between hardcover and paperback, but titles?