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5 Top Publishing News Stories of the Week, 6/10 – 6/14

number_5_orangeEvery week we recommend 5 links to publishing news that the young professional should read to feel more 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.

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Amazon expanded the Kindle to China, now available online at Amazon China and major electronic retailers.

The Apple EBook Antitrust Trial continues as interactions between Steve Jobs and current Senior Vice President Eddy Cue are brought to trial.

Marcus Books, the nation’s oldest black bookstore is on the brink of closure due to “predatory loans.”

The American Booksellers Association is urging members to write to their representatives in support of the Marketplace Fairness Act, passed last month by the Senate.

Pearson and HarperCollins will close New Zealand operations by the end of August because “business model is no longer appropriate.”

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