Agent Blog Posts of Note:
Jessica of BookEnds sheds some light on some interesting rights twists: translation rights for a language(s) in which the author is fluent and the often-asked question whether authors should worry about brand names in their work.
Feeling unloved? Head over to Nathan Bransford's blog to celebrate Writer Appreciation Week.
Rachelle Gardner posted some encouraging thoughts on trends in publishing.
In Other Industry News:
Eric on Pimp My Novel posted a list of Ten Blogging Commandments. He also takes a hard look at Self Publishing.
Amazon opposed Google's digital library plans.
Can you picture Spiderman with mouse ears? Disney bought Marvel Comics
Moonrat posted about the bittersweet parting of authors and editors
Have a great weekend, everyone!