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John Matteson – The Annotated Little Women

Late Night Conversation, hosted by Kristin Maffei Featured Guest: John Matteson

January 19, 2016

Dog-Eared and Dispatched: November 1, 2015

"The Skunk" by Mac Barnett. Illustrated by Patrick McDonnell.

Now that you’re waking up from your Halloween hangover, take a look at what’s been happening in the book world this week. Ready? Set? Boo! …I mean, read.

November 1, 2015

Dog-Eared and Dispatched: September 20, 2015

In this week’s rundown, we continue the imperative discussion of race in book publishing with Mira Jacob’s keynote address at Publishers Weekly 2015 Star Watch. The Pew Research Center presents new findings about library use in America while our footnotes round out the news with an interactive and digital AP Stylebook, a $50 Amazon tablet,

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September 20, 2015

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: April 12, 2015

Dog-Eared & Dispatched: April 12, 2015

As AWP rumbles on in the background providing comedic fodder for Melville House and McSweeney’s, Kobo and Oyster expand their offerings. We take a quick break from talking about Amazon this week to discuss the controversy around the Maya Angelou Forever Stamp, and provide footnotes on airline book readings, We Need Diverse Books, and the

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April 12, 2015

Dog-Eared and Dispatched: December 14, 2014

Dog-Eared & Dispatched: December 14, 2014

We’re keeping an eye on the kids in this week’s “Dog-eared and dispatched,” both what they want to read and how those books are made. We also have gathered together a few of the “best of” lists that are doing the rounds. After that, this column will be taking a break until the new year:

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December 14, 2014

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