1. Vape – the act of inhaling from an electronic cigarette – has been announced the word of the year by Oxford Dictionaries.
2. Running Press and HBO have signed a deal to create multiple books and mini kits inspired by the Game of Thrones TV series.
3. PRH’s Ladybird imprint will no longer publish gender-labelled books, in response to a campaign by Let Toys Be Toys.
4. Barbie’s computer engineer story has been withdrawn after sexism row.
5. If you loved interstellar, you should read these 12 comic books set in space.