++ A book is in the works from St. Martin’s Press about the Dominique Strauss-Kahn scandal and dropped case. John Solomon, the Newsweek reporter who interviewed Strauss-Kahn’s accuser Nafissatou Diallo, will write the book.
++ Scribner has acquired the rights to Rebel Yell, the next book from S.C. Gwynne about “Stonewall” Jackson in Spring 2012.
++ Simon and Schuster will publish Chris Cleave’s new novel Gold in July 2012.
++ Martha Stewart’s daugher, Alexis, has been sniping at her mom for a while on the Fine Living Network Show Whatever with Alexis and Jennifer. But in Whateverland: Learning to Live Here, her new book with Whatever co-host Jennifer Koppelman Hutt, she reveals some additional embarrassing details about Martha, including her bathroom habits.
++ Six famous authors who’ve been animated for television.