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Trendsetter’s Essential Book-Biz Reading, 3/10-3/16, 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.




Kobo’s Michel Serbinis explains the differing habits of consumers using eReaders and those using tablets for reading:

Scott Turow’s controversial take on the Agency Model:

Libraries and publishers discuss the lending eBooks:

No more print versions Encyclopedia Britannica (though it will be online):

Sex sells, but it also brings up issues of fan-fiction, and plagiarism:

And 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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