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Top 5 Publishing News Stories 8/25-8/29

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. University of Colorado Boulder researchers are using 3-D technology to recreate classic children’s books for the visually impaired. Libraries in and around Ferguson, MO remained open during protesting, offering themselves as “a quiet oasis” for all ages. The cry for diversity in children’s books has spread from […]

5 Top Publishing News Stories of the Week: 4/29 – 5/3

Every week we recommend 5 links to publishing news that the young professional 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. **** A little bit of closure (or at least settlement) for Macmillan, that underdog of the Big 6’s battle with the DOJ. Simon & Schuster turns out to be a comeback kid: despite ongoing strife with B&N, they pulled up their profits […]

5 Top Publishing News Stories of the Week: 1/28-2/1

Every week we recommend 5 links to publishing news that the young professional 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. Out of the labyrinth, into the library:Macmillan tries library ebook lending on for size with titles from their Minotaur imprint. Hilary Mantel Wins All the Things: Costa Book of the Year edition. Put away your kite, don your bifocals, and settle down […]

Trendsetters’ Book-Biz Essential Reading, Week of 6/18-6/22

Every week we recommend 5 links that the young book professional should read to feel more informed and 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.     PoD for the People: OR Books makes its full list available through Espresso Book Machines at bookstores around the country. LITTLE-KNOWN FACT: Some libraries let you borrow ebooks. (Or so a recent Pew study has found). Emerging from the same ongoing […]