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Dog-Eared and Dispatched: August 17, 2014

Dog-Eared and Dispatched: August 17, 2014

With all the real news that has been happening this week, it’s not surprise that things have been relatively quiet on the literary front. One gets a bit fatigued knowing that a certain company has gotten itself into a public-relations hole and can’t stop digging. So we’ve got some of the book news that’s been

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August 17, 2014

Dog-Eared and Dispatched: August 3, 2014

Dog-eared and Dispatched: August 3, 2014

This week in our weekly rundown of book culture, we’ve got ebook news, as publishers adopt different approaches to increase sales, Hachette also got some good news this week with improved overall sales, and of course if we have Hachette news, where would we be without Amazon news, too? Are you ready? Get reading, then!

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August 3, 2014

Dog-Eared and Dispatched: July 20, 2014

Dog-Eared and Dispatched: July 20, 2014

It’s been quite the week this week, and the literary world keeps on spinning. In this week’s rundown of book culture, we look back on the life of Nadine Gordimer; we also consider the Apple and the Amazon, and how the two relate to ebooks. There are plenty of footnotes to round things out, with

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July 20, 2014

Dog-Eared and Dispatched: July 6, 2014

Dog-Eared and Dispatched: July 6, 2014

Welcome to another run-down of the book world’s brouhaha – we’ve got this week’s flops and flaps, including the case of the disappearing German book club, the visual representation of the dangers of digital piracy, and unheeded prophets (or, why we wish there really was a spokesperson for all the publishers). What more could you

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July 6, 2014

Dog-Eared and Dispatched: June 29, 2014

Dog-eared and dispatched: June 29

Welcome to this week’s retrospective of the book world’s shenanigans. The big news this week was the purchase of Perseus books by Hachette and Ingram; we’ve also got the results of 2013 book sales, and of course a bit of an update on Amazon. Someday soon we hope to cover the week in book news

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June 29, 2014

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