Archives about Louise Erdrich
The oft-repeated anecdote regarding the beginning of Louise Erdrich’s practical employment as a writer is the one about how her father used to give her a nickel for every story she wrote. Even if you weren’t aware of it, you probably could have guessed that the two of them were pretty well tired of hearing
Welcome to another edition of “Dog-Eared & Dispatched”! This week we look at digital content giant … Rakuten, which just acquired OverDrive. We also look at Amazon’s latest doings (some things are up in the air), and round things out with a diverse collection of footnotes ranging from award mentions to copyright feuds. Ready? Set?
As the publishing world gears up for the fall season, things are quiet on the literary front. Your humble correspondent would, indeed, rather be on the Oregon coast reading book after book from the local bookstores (if you’re passing through Newport, OR, have a gander at Nye Beach Book House and Fireside Books) instead of