Daily News from Poets & Writers

Simon & Schuster Negotiates With Amazon, Lena Dunham Seeks Book Tour Performers, and More

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Online Only, posted 7.16.14

Women & Children First Bookstore sold; a robot writes poetry in a mall; Joely Richardson to play Emily Dickinson; and other news.

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Globe Pequot Fires 25, Harper Lee Criticizes Memoir, and More

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Online Only, posted 7.15.14

A successful Chicago Independent Bookstore Day; the conflict over North Carolina’s new poet laureate; David Mitchell’s new story on Twitter; and other news.

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Slavoj Žižek Accused of Plagiarism, Nadine Gordimer Dies at 90, and More

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Online Only, posted 7.14.14

Vincent Zandri defends Amazon; a ten-year-old published author; North Carolina’s new poet laureate; and other news.

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Singapore Government Destroys LGBT Books, Authors Guild Responds to Amazon, and More

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Online Only, posted 7.11.14

Authors Guild declines Amazon proposal; librarians’ efforts for security; the daily routines of well-known writers; and other news.

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New Yorker Offers Free Access to Archive, Jesse Ventura Sues Slain Memoirist, and More

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Online Only, posted 7.10.14

Wattpad acquires the Red Room; Little Free Library arsonist at large; a reading in honor of Edward Snowden; and other news.

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Hachette Rejects Amazon Proposal, a New Reading Device for the Blind, and More

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Online Only, posted 7.9.14

The book-buying habits of Parisians; the art of shelving books; a new reading device for the blind; and other news.

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