Ebooks now outsell hardcover print books.
A few articles about Penguin's deal with two New York library systems to offer ebooks on a limited basis:
Libraries Cut Ebook Deal with Penguin
Penguin to Pilot Library E-Book Lending Program in New York, Windowing Front-List Titles
In other news:
Why Amazon's Rumored Retail Bookstore Will Be Huge
From the Atlantic, The Incredible Resilience of Books. Although I'm not sure who's going around suggesting that the written word is going to become obsolete?
Reading Rainbow is back! As an app!?
There are already more than 1,000 comments in NPR's poll of readers to find out the Best 100 YA Novels, but there's still time to put your suggestions in the ring!
ETA: From Publishers Weekly, Could "Riffle" Be the Pinterest of Book Discovery? Go here to request an invite.