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StoryCorps Launches LGBTQ Series, Printers Row Lit Fest Turns Thirty, and More

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Daily News

Online Only, posted 6.10.14

Judge upholds latest suit in ongoing e-book antitrust case; an e-book thriller based on missing Malaysia Airlines flight; a new prize sponsored by Georgia’s poet laureate; and other news.

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Barnes & Noble Partners With Samsung, NYRB Takes on the CIA, and More

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Online Only, posted 6.9.14

George RR Martin kills his fans for charity; Lupita Nyong’o joins the cast of Americanah adaptation; the Urban Outfitters bookstore; and other news.

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Hachette Announces Layoffs, Harper Lee Settles Lawsuit, and More

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Online Only, posted 6.6.14

Darren Aronofsky to adapt Margaret Atwood's dystopian trilogy for HBO; e-books to outsell print in the U.K. by 2018; Ohio’s potential poet laureate position; and other news.

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Amy Einhorn Joins Flatiron Books, Byliner in Trouble, and More

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Online Only, posted 6.5.14

A seven-year Twitter project completed; Stephen Colbert promotes Powell’s Books; Egyptian author receives five-year sentence for novel; and other news.

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Simon & Schuster's Six-Figure Wattpad Deal, Granta Israel, and More

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Online Only, posted 6.4.14

The University of Texas in Austin launches McSweeney’s archive; booksellers slash prices on Hachette titles; new history diagnoses James Joyce with syphilis; and other news.

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Michael Pietsch Versus Amazon, Penguin Random House’s New Logo, and More

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Online Only, posted 6.3.14

Open Road acquires Premier's book list; Smith Magazine’s Six-Word Twitter Festival; swearing in an ambassador on an e-reader; and other news.

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