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Dog-Eared and Dispatched: February 1, 2015

Dog-Eared & Dispatched

We’re changing up our format here, adding a bit of flexibility, a bit of this, a bit of that, because sometimes the news does not quite justify a long-form response. So here, in brief, is what’s happening in the world of books this week: Amazon announced its Q4 numbers this past week, and a loss

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February 1, 2015

Dog-Eared and Dispatched: January 25, 2015

Dog-Eared & Dispatched: January 25, 2015

In this week’s venture into the world of book culture, we take a look at the oh-so-special friendship between Amazon and Luxembourg, as well as the sway of Facebook’s book club on sales. We round things off with readathons, book awards, and some writing advice for novice scribbler. Ready? Read on! Book group! Publishers are

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January 25, 2015

Dog-Eared and Dispatched: January 18, 2015

Dog-Eared & Dispatched

How important are physical monuments? That’s the theme for this week’s rundown of book culture, as we look at the fate of author’s houses, the rising desire for print books, and how ebook retailers are trying to keep up. Are you ready for some answers? Read on. Remains of Ray Bradbury’s House | Photo from

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January 18, 2015

Dog-Eared and Dispatched: January 11, 2015

This week’s rundown of bookish news is full of, well, actual news. There’s international mayhem, domestic economics, and the future of ebooks. Are you ready? Read on! Marches in France | photo via BBC The biggest literary news this week is also the hardest to write about. On January 7, masked gunmen raided the office

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January 11, 2015

Dog-Eared and Dispatched: January 4, 2015

Dog-Eared & Dispatched: January 4, 2015

…And we’re back. Hope the holiday season has treated you well and you’re ready for another year of book industry news. This week we’re making up for lost time with updates on Apple and ebooks, as well as looking at the publishing history of the Senate Intelligence Committee’s “Study of the Central Intelligence Agency’s Detention

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January 4, 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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