New(s) Editions: June 6th, 2014

Read why Stephen Colbert says, “I’m not just mad at Amazon, I’m mad prime:”

http://shelf-life.ew.com/2014/06/05/stephen-colbert-vs-amazon/                          

Check out the top books recommended for summer reading by University of Texas professors:

http://www.utexas.edu/know/2014/06/03/58-books-to-love-this-summer-or-anytime/

"A book about the human soul deserved to have a human covering." Learn more about the 19th century book that Harvard experts confirm is made of human skin:

http://www.cnn.com/2014/06/05/us/harvard-book-human-skin/

Harry Ransom Center procures acclaimed writer Ian McEwan’s archive. He will speak at UT this fall:

http://www.hrc.utexas.edu/press/releases/2014/imc.html

See why Eimear McBride’s debut novel, though rejected for almost a decade by publishers, recently landed the prestigious Baileys Women Prize:

http://www.npr.org/blogs/thetwo-way/2014/06/05/319045475/book-news-experimental-debut-novel-wins-prestigious-baileys-prize