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5 Top Publishing News Stories of the Week, 7/8 – 7/12

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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 The Federal court ruled Apple guilty of ebook price-fixing conspiracyhearings for damages are to be held soon.

Barnes & Noble’s CEO resigned after Nook fails to compete in the e-reader market.

Amazon launches comics imprint featuring George R. R. Martin, named Jet City Comics.

After the massive merger of Penguin and Random House, Baker & Taylor purchases Bookmasters.

Marvel is targeting a younger audience with “Share your Universe,” with downloadable free samples aimed for readers age 6-10.

 

 

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