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Dog-Eared and Dispatched: August 2, 2015

With a low rumble of book news this week it’s time for an all-footnote edition of updates. This week’s brief column will keep you informed and leave you enough time to enjoy our summer reading list. Ready? Set? Click away! People are talking about cookbooks of all kinds with the news of celebrity chef, Eric

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August 2, 2015

Dog-Eared and Dispatched: July 19, 2015

Dog-Eared & Dispatched: July 19, 2015

With the hubbub about Go Set a Watchman reaching a crescendo this week, important events like the sale of Books-A-Million and the unanimous callout of Amazon were almost drowned out. We also have footnotes for the women you most want to get lunch with: Cheryl Strayed, Lena Dunham, Ida B. Wells. Ready? Set? Read! Illustration

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July 19, 2015

Dog-Eared and Dispatched: July 5, 2015

In a week of hotly-political legislation including national marriage equality as a huge victory for LGBT rights, the book world is buzzing about Amazon and Apple news, the opening of The Hunger Games: The Exhibition, Oxford English Dictionary’s addition of “twerk,” and David Foster Wallace’s resurgence in mainstream media. Ready? Set? Read! Amid the celebration

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July 5, 2015

Dog-Eared and Dispatched: June 21, 2015

Dog-Eared & Dispatched: June 20, 2015

Amid a somber week honoring the memories of the Mother Emanuel AME Church victims, there is levity and hope in the book world. The media is playfully pitting Harper Lee against E.L. James, Mo Willems brings whimsy to the museum, “All About Them Books” becomes the song of the summer, and we see activism from

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June 21, 2015

Dog-Eared and Dispatched: June 14, 2015

Dog-Eared & Dispatched: June 14, 2015

This week’s books news takes us over the pond, where the European Commission is investigating Amazon’s e-book practices, and a small literary press has decided to publish women only in 2018. Will any of their examples drift over here? Only time might tell—ready? Set? Read! The European Commission has opened an investigation into Amazon’s e-book

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June 14, 2015

Dog-Eared and Dispatched: June 7, 2015

Dog-Eared & Dispatched: June 7, 2015

It’s hot in Portland this weekend, but rather than wilting in the heat, we’re bringing you this week’s roundup of literary news – and it’s going to fire you up. We look at whether women are getting all the recognition they deserve from the literary establishment, what Ursula Le Guin has to say about publishing,

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June 7, 2015

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