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Dog-Eared and Dispatched: April 26, 2015

Dog-Eared & Dispatched: April 26, 2015

If you are a resident of the United States, you probably missed World Book Day, the holiday that seems to have escaped domestic notice. Luckily, you can still fill up on bookishness because this week is packed on the literary front with 2015 Pulitzer Prize Winners and lots of news from Penguin Random House. If

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April 26, 2015

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: October 26, 2014

Dog-Eared and Dispatched: October 26, 2014

This week in our rundown of book culture, we’ve got the latest on publisher/Amazon agreements (and we’re not talking Hachette, for once), a discussion of profits, and the what’s happening with Barnes & Noble. A modest collection of footnotes rounds things out. The big news in publishing this week is that Simon & Schuster has

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October 26, 2014

Famous First Words: The Orchard Keeper

Now an unquestionable and nearly unrivaled household name—reigning figurehead of American letters, perennial Nobel candidate, ritual bestseller hounded by film studios for the rights to adapt his work—Cormac McCarthy spent the first three decades of his career ensuring that he wouldn’t ever reach that stage. This wasn’t his expressed intent, of course; McCarthy was resolute

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August 6, 2014

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