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.
We Need Diverse Books and Scholastic extended their partnership for diversity-specific flyers for the Scholastic Reading Club for the 2016-2017 school year after positive responses from teachers, parents, and readers.
Microsoft, Facebook, Twitter, and Google’s parent company Alphabet are filing amicus briefs to support Apple’s decision to deny the FBI access to a terrorist’s phone.
The technology news site CNET has begun publishing short fiction.
Amazon removed encryption from its tablets, prompting some complaints from customers.