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Dog-Eared and Dispatched

Happy Sunday, literary citizens, and happy Mother’s Day to all you literary moms out there! In this week’s rundown of the wild world of book culture, we examine B&N’s college-based survival plan. Next, we investigate the feud between Amazon and Hachette Book Group, with Amazon customers experiencing notable delays in the shipment of HBG merchandise.

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May 11, 2014

Dog-Eared and Dispatched

Happy Easter, literary citizens! Whatever your plans are for the day, we hope they turn out lovely. In this week’s rundown of the wild world of book culture, we look back on the life of much-admired author Gabriel García Márquez. Next, we delve further into the current financial crisis faced by Barnes & Noble as a

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April 20, 2014

Dog-Eared and Dispatched

Dog-Eared and Dispatched

Greetings, literary citizens. The bad, the ugly, and the uncertain comprise this week’s news update, I’m afraid. We begin by investigating Amazon’s budding partnership with the digital comics platform known as ComiXology. Next, we examine how Barnes and Noble is faring after Liberty Media cuts their financial ties to the bookstore. Following this, we preview

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April 13, 2014

Dog-Eared and Dispatched

Dog-Eared and Dispatched

Happy St. Patrick’s Day, literary citizens! We hope you enjoy a safe and happy celebration tomorrow. Until then, we’ll get rolling on the latest edition of Dog-Eared and Dispatched! In this week’s rundown of the wild world of book culture, we investigate Amazon’s Prime membership price hike and accusations that the company has been dishonest about

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March 16, 2014

Dog-Eared and Dispatched: January 19, 2014

Dog-Eared and Dispatched

Good morning, literary citizens! In this week’s rundown of the wild world of book culture, Barnes and Noble faces an onslaught of lawsuits transpiring from their latest sales figures and an earnings discrepancy within their 2011 and 2012 reports. Meanwhile, Apple and Chief Justice Cote continue to lock horns in a battle some are beginning

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January 19, 2014

Dog-Eared and Dispatched: January 12, 2014

Dog-Eared and Dispatched

Salutations, literary citizens. In this week’s rundown of the wild world of book culture, Barnes and Noble shutters its original 5th Avenue storefront, prompting a discussion of the bookstore’s future. Next, Amazon employees visit college campuses to lure students away from university bookstores and into their clutches with the promise of free shipping, Kindle giveaways,

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January 12, 2014

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