A roundup of book and publishing news from across the Web: Kindle 2.5; Hazzard Talks to Ford; Sony Sells 10 Millionth E-Book; Food Writing and Writing; Analyzing Miranda July.

Kindle 2.5 Firmware
Here's a look at Amazon's new update for the Kindle firmware, bringing social networking and other features to the reader.

Hazzard Talks to Ford
At the PEN World Voices festival on Friday, Richard Ford interviewed Shirley Hazzard. Here's a writeup from The Rumpus.

Sony Reader Store Sells 10 Millionth E-Book
Yesterday Sony announced that--guess who?--Dan Brown's "The Digital Fortress" was the 10 millionth book to be purchased from the Reader store. From GalleyCat.

Food Writing and Food and Writing
The Millions thinks about not only food writing, but the relationships between food and the art of writing.

Analyzing Miranda July
The multi-talented July--filmmaker, performance artist, author--has a way with titles; here's a description of that way. From The Rumpus.