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Trendsetter’s Book-Biz Essential Reading, 4/14-4/20, 2012

Every week we recommend 5 links that the young book professional should read to feel more informed and connected. 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.




Hot topics at the London Book Fair–50-shades-of-grey-and-j-k-rowling.html

Speaking of the London Book Fair, Ma Jian protests China’s censorship of authors and the nation’s status as the “market focus” of the Fair:

Will book buyers and readers soon have legal recourse if a memoir turns out to be fabricated?

Step into the high stakes world of… illegal book trafficking…?:

A look at World Book Night:



If you come across a “current events in book-biz” link you think is especially helpful, email [email protected] before noon EST every Friday to nominate your pick–it may become one of our “5  Best”!

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