Too Poignant for Words
Donald Trump described his second book, Trump: Surviving at the Top, in The New York Times: ”It’s deeper and more poignant than my first.”
Rolling Stone Bill Wyman hasn’t yet delivered to Viking a final manuscript for Stone Alone, his expose of the band’s first 10 years, but the word is that the book — based on his meticulous diaries — may split the world’s greatest rock & roll band. ”He blames Mick and Keith for pushing Brian Jones out (of the band),” says a Viking publicist. ”And he claims he didn’t receive full credit for his composing, like the opening riff of ‘Jumpin’ Jack Flash.’ ” Stone Alone will be published in the U.S. and Great Britain in November.
Publishers Weekly reports that the Japanese edition of Bill Emmott’s The Sun Also Sets: The Limits to Japan’s Economic Power has bumped Megatrends 2000 from the top of Japan’s best-seller lists.