++ Casey Anthony’s ex-fiance, Jesse Grund, has been shopping a book deal to publishers about his relationship with the mother of the deceased Caylee Anthony. The New York Post obtained a copy of the book proposal in which Grund writes, “I witnessed the devastating effects of severe dysfunction … I know what events in her life have molded her into the vilified Casey Anthony.” Casey Anthony’s legal team accused Grund of “trying to exploit the situation.”
++ Publishers are gearing up for a slew of 9/11-themed releases as the 10th anniversary of the attacks approaches — but are readers interested?
++ TIME Magazine’s list of the 100 best nonfiction books of all-time — do you agree with the choices?
++ For the Twitter set, here are 9 super-short stories by renown authors.