It is now being reported (volunteertv.com)that Andre Norton has passed away. While she was never one of my absolute favorites, her books were always ones that I enjoyed and often found to be quite thought provoking.
As an aside, are there really 30+ Witch World books? Man, I'm behind.
RIP Ms. Norton
Vocatus atque non vocatus, Deus aderit. -- Erasmus
The New York Times (nytimes.com) has an article on the rebuilding of Vertigo Comics as a brand. But the really interesting thing is the title and release date of Neil Gaiman and JH Williams III's Sandman: The Sandman: