• Mind-boggling tidbit: Geordie Greig's recently published biography, Breakfast with Lucian, was written entirely on his Blackberry.

• A 1640 book of psalms—one of only 11 known copies of the first book ever published in English in what would become the United States—sold at auction this week for a whopping $14.16 million dollars, the most ever paid for a book.

• There's fantastic news for those of us who repeatedly salivate from afar over the schedule of cultural events held at the 92 Street Y in NYC! The 92Y has just launched an online archive of more than 1,000 recorded performances—completely searchable by topic, year and performer. Raise your hand if you see a little binge watching in your future.

• Finally, the folks at Quirk put together a fun list of the best author cameos in movies based on their books.

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