Page to Screen | Book Pulse

Philip Kerr’s newest Bernie Gunther novel, Greeks Bearing Gifts, gets lauded and news comes that there will be at least one more. A trailer is out for The President Is Missing by James Patterson and Bill Clinton. Speaking of trailers, LitHub explores literary adaptations from page to screen.

The Myth of the American Dream | Collection Development: Income Inequality

Income inequality continues to be a global problem, but perhaps nowhere is it more glaringly obvious than in the United States. These 33 resources offer background, in-depth analyses, and calls to action for closing the gap.

Big Money and Industry News | Book Pulse

Jacqueline Woodson wins the Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award and gets $608,000 in prize money. Liu Cixin might get some part of a billion dollars if his The Three-Body Problem gets adapted by Amazon. Book award arguments and sexual harassment round out the industry news today.

Authors Move Off the Page, and Back Again | Book Pulse

Authors explore music, podcasts, and visual adaptations. Lorrie Moore and Jennifer Palmieri get buzz. USA Today helps readers prepare for the royal wedding.

Run Your Week: Big Books, Sure Bets, & Titles Making News | Book Pulse

Red Alert: An NYPD Red Mysteryby James Patterson and Marshall Karp leads holds this week. Christine Mangan’s Tangerine gets plenty of buzz and holds, too. Comics make the news and author Philip Kerr has died.

New Projects and Poets | Book Pulse

Nicholas Sparks announces his next book, Every Breath . Ryan Murphy’s new Feud project is on Charles and Diana. In poetry news, Tracy K. Smith is appointed to a second term as U.S. Poet Laureate.

New to the Best Seller Lists | Book Pulse

The Rising Sea by Clive Cussler and Graham Brown and Russian Roulette: The Inside Story of Putin’s War on America and the Election of Donald Trump by Michael Isikoff and David Corn are the bestselling books this week. In other news the talent-scouting Whiting Awards have been announced.

Tracking Political Sales | Book Pulse

More TV appearances for James Comey, A Day in the Life of Marlon Bundo sells out, and the NYT announces its romance column editor.

Genre News | Book Pulse

The Guardian considers a “new” genre, “Up Lit.” Books on royal gossip make news as do two documentaries on famous authors. And speaking of news, the bunny bout is on.

Run Your Week: Big Books, Sure Bets, & Titles Making News | Book Pulse

New releases from Danielle Steel, Donna Leon, and Anna Quindlen; plus Comey’s blockbuster book, authors on air, and new trailers