Magination Press: Snitchy Witch by Frank J Sileo, illustrated by MacKenzie Haley

Yay!: Palindrome Construction

Oxford University Press offered tips on "how to construct palindromes."

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The U.S. Postal Service will celebrate Walt Whitman's 200th birthday with a new stamp in its Literary Arts series.

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In what has become a summer tradition, former President Barack Obama posted on Facebook a summary of his recent favorite reads.

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"Lydia elopes to the Las Vegas of her day." Mental Floss shared "10 surprising facts about Pride and Prejudice."

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Author and former crime correspondent for the Guardian Duncan Campbell picked his "top 10 true crime books."

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The Gandhara Scroll, a rare 2,000-year-old text of early Buddhism, is now available online through the Library of Congress.