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Top 5 Publishing News Stories 2/3-2/7

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. Two new digital book platforms: German company, Readfy, launched an ebook subscription service this week, offering 15,000 free titles with advertising throughout the book, and NoiseTrade also expanded its free music program to include books as well. Sony relinquished its place in the ebook market […]

Top 5 Publishing News Stories 1/27-1/31

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, Kate DiCamillo won her second Newbery Medal for Flora and Ulysses, and Brian Floca was awarded the Caldecott Medal for his book, Locomotive. Epic! Books, another “Netflix for ebooks” subscription service, was announced this week, but this one is specifically geared toward children. New business Book the Writer brings […]

Top 5 Publishing News Stories 12/16-12/20

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. The long-awaited option of gifting has been added to Apple’s iBookstore. Despite Stieg Larsson’s death, a fourth book in Larsson’s Millennium trilogy series by author David Lagercrantz will publish in 2015. Entitle, another ebook subscription service, was announced this week and will face competitors like Oyster and Kindle Lending Library. […]