Daily News from Poets & Writers

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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Maya Angelou Dies at 86, Amazon Breaks Silence on Hachette Dispute, and More

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Online Only, posted 5.28.14

BookExpo America begins amid charges of lack of diversity; Gillian Flynn takes on Hamlet; The Poetry Archive reboots; and other news.

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Write A House Program Accepting Applications, Book Vending Machines, and More

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Online Only, posted 5.27.14

Ways to make Barnes & Noble turn a larger profit; American classics removed from British schools; new fiction by veterans; and other news.

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