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Trendsetter’s Book-Biz Essential Reading, 5/5-5/11, 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.




Maurice Sendak, beloved author of Where the Wild Things Are, passed away this week:

Pocket Star will produce only digital books:

Kindle snags Harry Potter…for a Limited-Time Only:

Time to write a strongly worded letter…if you think the DoJ should give Agency a chance:

This week was Children’s Book Week!

EXTRA! Not really news, but fascinating (and perhaps revealing?) What publishing execs are reading–and on what platform:



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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