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Notable: Blog, tweet, repeat

Three new books bring e-media to the printed page.

IraqiGirl: Diary of a Teenage Girl in Iraq (Haymarket Books) by Hadiya is a blog about the U.S. military occupation of Mosul, Iraq, by a girl who was 15 when she began writing it in 2004.

Undiscovered Gyrl (Vintage) by Allison Burnett is a novel in the form of a blog that relates the adventures, amorous and otherwise, of 18-year-old wild girl Katie.

The World According to Twitter (Black Dog) by David Pogue, the New York Times personal tech columnist, gathers the clever answers of Pogue's half-million Twitter followers to questions like "You can send one tweet back in time . . . What and who?"

Colette Bancroft, Times book editor

Notable: Blog, tweet, repeat 08/14/09 [Last modified: Friday, August 14, 2009 6:01pm]
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