Magazine Articles Tagged With e-books

Authors Debate Poetry’s Relevance, Publishing Mergers in 2014, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 7.22.14

BitLit partners with HarperCollins; Julia Turner named editor in chief of Slate; the burdens placed upon writers of color in academia; and other news.

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Amazon Launches Kindle Unlimited, North Carolina Poet Laureate Resigns, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 7.18.14

E-book sales up by 5.1 percent; nation’s oldest LGBT bookstore gets a new life; Singapore reverses decision to destroy books; and other news.

 

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Apple Could Pay $400 Million to Consumers, Elmore Leonard’s Unpublished Stories, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 7.17.14

Governor responds to hubbub over North Carolina poet laureate; hearing for imprisoned poet in Cameroon; Chin Music Press opens new store and exhibit space; and other news.

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

by Staff

Daily News

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

by Staff

Daily News

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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British Authors in Poverty, Scarlett Johansson Wins Novel Lawsuit, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 7.8.14

First edition of Das Kapital sells for $40,000; Costco pulls book by conservative author; Mary Dougherty named director of University of Massachusetts Press; and other news.

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Amazon Speaks Out, World Book Night Suspends Operations, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 7.2.14

John Freeman to edit new anthology series; Schuler Books purchases Nicola’s Books in Ann Arbor; the New York Public Library lends Wi-Fi; and other news.

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Barnes & Noble Splits From Nook, Simon & Schuster Opens E-book Lending to all Libraries, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 6.26.14

Walt Whitman first edition sells for record amount; in defense of attractive writers; portraits of Kurt Vonnegut; and other news.

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Amy Stolls Named NEA Literature Director, NPR’s Summer Reading Lists, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 6.18.14

Jeanette Winterson faces online critics; the effects of the Amazon-Hachette dispute on self-published authors; a boost for Korean literature; and other news.

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A New Home for Defunct Journals

by Christie Taylor

News and Trends

Posted 6.18.14

July/August 2014

Mike Joyce, editor in chief of the online journal Literary Orphans, launches the Rookery, a permanent home for recently shuttered literary magazines whose content would otherwise be lost.  

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