The Co-Prosperity Sphere.

In all the excitement of wrapping up OUR REASON FOR LIVING THESE PAST TEN WEEKS OH DESPAIR OH KILL ME NOW, let’s not forget one little detail: Laura Lippman, whose New York Times obituary will note how she appeared to have been “stuck in cement” for her Wire cameo, has a new book out today.

“Another Thing to Fall” features Lippman’s P.I. character, Tess Monaghan, investigating a death on the set of, um, a TV show filmed in Baltimore. I know what you’re thinking, but it’s not that one.