By Tina Jordan
Updated August 06, 2010 at 01:57 PM EDT

A British newspaper has collected famous last words of writers.

The Los Angeles Times wins some kind of award for yesterday’s headline: “A Squid Attacks This Week’s L.A. Times Bestseller List.” They’re talking, of course, about China Miéville’s Kraken.

And another author has waded into the chick-lit fray.