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Top 5 Publishing News Stories 11/17-11/21

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.

Oyster started their own literary journal and created an Author Advisory Board.

Google launched Google Contributor, a crowdfunding tool for publishers.

Simon & Schuster lifted its required “Buy It Now” stipulation for digital library lending.

The 2014 National Book Award winners were announced during the 65th Annual National Book Awards ceremony.

Running Press and HBO have partnered together to develop new Game of Thrones products.

Bonus VideoUrsula Le Guin’s National Book Awards acceptance speech after being awarded the Medal for Distinguished Contribution to American Letters.

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