Every 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.
This week, Amazon launched an ebook and audiobook subscription service for Kindle called “Kindle Unlimited.”
Booksellers from the famed Shakespeare and Company bookstore in Paris are raising funds to start an de Selby Press, an independent Irish publisher.
Weeks after being purchased by Rowman & Littlefield, Globe Pequot laid off about 25 staffers across different departments.
Bonus video: Weird Al Yankovic restyled “Blurred Lines” into “Word Crimes,” making our inner grammarians rejoice.