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5 Top Publishing News Stories of the Week, 9/9 – 9/13

number_5_orangeEvery week we recommend 5 publishing news stories that young book professionals 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.

Harper Lee has settled in her recent lawsuit involving literary agent Samuel Pinkus.

Potter fans around the globe celebrate the news that J.K. Rowling will be delving back into the Wizarding World with a new screenplay based on Fantastic Beasts and Where To Find Them. 

Things are still rough at Barnes and Noble, where the Nook still struggles to find its niche–a major topic at this week’s tense shareholders meeting.

The National Book Foundation names 5 under 35–and for the first time/finally, all 5 authors are women.

The Man Booker Prize Shortlist was announced this week, with Jim Crace viewed as the favorite to win.

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