Every week we recommend 5 links to publishing news that the young professional should read to feel more informed and connected to what’s going on in the industry. There are only 5, so even if you weren’t able to read a thing all week, these should help keep you in the know.
Kindle tackles Kobo on its home turf, launching in Canada this week.
On its publishing side, Amazon has unleashed two new children’s imprints, Two Lions and Skyscape.
Books and coffee: a beautiful combination. The American Library Association’s Midwinter Meeting kicks off today in Seattle.
Keeping the “book” in “Facebook”, Random House launches a book-sharing Facebook app, called Bookscout.
And this week in “Money and Leisure-Time To Burn”, Two readers are suing Lance Armstrong for “damages” over his new memoir because Lies.