1. MEMOIRS

    Flight 1549 Passengers Sign Book Deal

    It looks like Sully won't be the only one profiting from the Miracle on the Hudson. Now, his unsuspecting passengers—who were evacuated following the harrowing emergency landing on the Hudson River—are writing a joint memoir of their experience. One hundred of the passengers reconnected on Yahoo! groups after the incident, and discussed the possibility of writing a book. Yesterday, Ballantine signed the work for an undisclosed amount, and has brought on two writers from Vanity Fair and The Washington Post to interview the survivors and pen the text.

    Read it at The Observer