Daily News from Poets & Writers

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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Yale Receives Grant for Poetry Chair, Contest Judge on Poetry's "Irrelevance," and More

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Online Only, posted 6.2.14

Illinois legislature revives “Amazon tax”; an open letter to Librarian of Congress James Billington; the state of Washington’s new poet laureate; and other news.

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New Collection Mourns the Loss of David Foster Wallace, Thomas Jefferson's Missing Books, and More

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Online Only, posted 5.30.14

LGBT poetry celebration launches in Washington, D.C.; Scottish physicians consider the mental health of Robert Burns; looking forward to BookCon; and other news.

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Target Announces E-book Partnership, Amy Poehler’s Memoir, and More

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Online Only, posted 5.29.14

Moneyball for books; Hachette responds to Amazon; LeVar Burton kick-starting Reading Rainbow reboot; and other news.

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