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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

Dog-Eared and Dispatched: December 7, 2014

Dog-Eared & Dispatched: Dec. 7, 2014

As both publishers and retailers turn their attention to holiday sales, book news usually slows down to lists of “best books of the year” – but real news doesn’t disappear entirely! There’s a digital focus to this week’s rundown of book culture, as Barnes and Noble and Amazon take their usual positions in book news

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December 7, 2014

Dog-Eared and Dispatched: November 30, 2014

Dog-Eared and Dispatched: November 30, 2014

It’s been a slow news week in the book world, as most publishers and retailers have turned their attention to Black Friday and the holiday sales season. We do have some news for you about some interesting marketing endeavors, as well as sad news about the “Queen of Crime,” and the state of libraries. Haul

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November 30, 2014

Dog-Eared and Dispatched: November 23, 2014

Dog-Eared and Dispatched: Nov. 23, 2014

Welcome to this week’s reckoning with the world of literary culture. We take a look at the National Book Awards, the Apple settlement, and whether ebook subscription services will last. Read on! Ursula K. Le Guin | Photo copyright Marian Wood Kolisch As you have probably heard by now, Phil Klay has won this year’s

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November 23, 2014

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