WUWM http://wuwm.com en Book News: The Celebrity Of Gabriel Garcia Marquez http://wuwm.com/post/book-news-celebrity-gabriel-garcia-marquez <em>The daily lowdown on books, publishing, and the occasional author behaving badly.</em><p><ul><p><li>The instantly recognizable man with the immaculate white moustache was a novelist, but he was also a journalist, a political agitator and a celebrity with a reach unlike any writer since Mark Twain. When Gabriel Garcia Marquez <a href="http://www.npr.org/2012/07/10/156561881/writer-gabriel-garcia-marquez-who-gave-voice-to-latin-america-dies">died Thursday</a> at the age of 87, presidents, authors, actors and pop stars made public statements. Fri, 18 Apr 2014 11:40:00 +0000 Annalisa Quinn 29443 at http://wuwm.com Book News: The Celebrity Of Gabriel Garcia Marquez As Rescue Efforts Continue, Korean Ferry Sinks Below Surface http://wuwm.com/post/rescue-efforts-continue-korean-ferry-sinks-below-surface As darkness fell Friday in the Yellow Sea off South Korea's southern coast, there was still no good news to report about efforts to determine if any of the nearly 270 people missing since a passenger ferry capsized Wednesday might still be alive inside the sunken ship.<p>The overturned ship's keel, which had been floating just above the surface of the water, <a href="http://www.foxnews.com/world/2014/04/18/transcript-shows-ferry-captain-delayed-evacuation/" target="_blank">disappeared below the waves at day's end</a>. Fri, 18 Apr 2014 11:06:00 +0000 Mark Memmott 29432 at http://wuwm.com As Rescue Efforts Continue, Korean Ferry Sinks Below Surface Why Mumps And Measles Can Spread Even When We're Vaccinated http://wuwm.com/post/why-mumps-and-measles-can-spread-even-when-were-vaccinated More than two months after a nasty <a href="http://www.cdc.gov/vaccines/vpd-vac/mumps/downloads/dis-mumps-color-office.pdf">mumps virus</a> triggered fever, headache and painfully swollen glands among a handful of students at Ohio State University, the outbreak has ballooned to 234 cases at last count, and has spilled into the surrounding community in Columbus, Ohio.<p>"Columbus officials are calling it the city's biggest outbreak since the development of the mumps vaccine in the 1940s," WOSU reporter Steve Brown tells Shots. Fri, 18 Apr 2014 11:05:00 +0000 Michaeleen Doucleff 29439 at http://wuwm.com Why Mumps And Measles Can Spread Even When We're Vaccinated Drum Fill Friday, From Guest Quizmaster S. Carey http://wuwm.com/post/drum-fill-friday-guest-quizmaster-s-carey This week's drum fills (and intros) were hand-selected, using only the finest ingredients, by Sean Carey. The former <a href="http://www.npr.org/artists/18073513/bon-iver" target="_blank">Bon Iver</a> drummer, who writes and records as <a href="http://www.npr.org/artists/135111458/s-carey" target="_blank">S. Carey</a>, just released his second solo album, <em>Range Of Light</em>. I thought some of his picks for this week's puzzler were pretty challenging, but I managed to get three of the five right. See how you do! <div class="fullattribution">Copyright 2014 NPR. Fri, 18 Apr 2014 11:03:00 +0000 Robin Hilton 29441 at http://wuwm.com Drum Fill Friday, From Guest Quizmaster S. Carey 'During The Reign,' A Dissolving Family Retells Its History http://wuwm.com/post/during-reign-dissolving-family-retells-its-history A meditation on the lives of one multigenerational family in rural 1950s Ohio, Joan Chase's 1983 debut <em>During the Reign of the Queen of Persia</em> — just reissued — opens up a typical pastoral story with the inventiveness of four young girls, the novel's narrators. Fri, 18 Apr 2014 11:03:00 +0000 Jordan Larson 29440 at http://wuwm.com 'During The Reign,' A Dissolving Family Retells Its History