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Dog-Eared and Dispatched: February 22, 2015

Dog-Eared & Dispatched: February 22, 2015

In this week’s roundup of book news, we look into the archives, both for missing (but still publishable!) manuscripts and for troves of rare books. We also see Amazon get a bit sniffy. It’s all footnotes this week. Are you ready for a fast-paced look at this week’s book news? Read on! FOOTNOTES Faber &amp

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February 22, 2015

Dog-Eared and Dispatched: February 15, 2015

Dog-Eared and Dispatched, February 15, 2015

In this week’s survey of book culture, we look at the book industry’s financial picture in 2014 and going forward, as well as changes in the major ebook subscription services. Rounding things off are a collection of footnotes on author activities, fictional authenticity, and notable losses for the week. Are you ready? Get reading! Konrad

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February 15, 2015

Dog-Eared and Dispatched: February 8, 2015

Dog-Eared & Dispatched: Feb. 8, 2015

Welcome back for another look into book industry news. The big issue this week is authors’ rights, especially as they play a part in the upcoming publication of Harper Lee’s second book (and first novel), Go Set a Watchman. Since we didn’t have any footnotes last week, we are going overboard with them this, on

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February 8, 2015

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

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