Lots of Bay Area literary news:
Zyzzyva editor Howard Junker is stepping down after 25 years. The Los Angeles Times takes a look at what he accomplished.
Novelist Harriet Chessman writes about her first novel on Meg Waite Clayton’s great new blog about writing.
Christina Meldrum, the author of Mad Apple, appears on Ron Hogan’s blog Beatrice. She talks about the research behind her book, specifically the question of whether a novelist who bases her writing on fact must present those facts accurately in a book.
The Times of London gives City Lights Books the star treatment.