Cheapest E-Books Upend the Charts [Voices]

The nation's largest book publishers are facing increasing pricing pressure on the digital front as the number of cheap, self-published digital titles gain popularity with readers seeking budget-minded entertainment. Continue reading at 'AllThingsD'

[ AllThingsD | 2011-04-21 00:00:00 UTC ]
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World Book Day books top charts but sales are down on last year

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£1 World Book Day books storm to the top of the charts

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Sally Rooney’s Beautiful World, Where Are You tops UK book charts

In its first week on sale, Rooney’s new novel has outsold Jamie Oliver and beaten day-one sales of her previous book Normal People by 1,200% at WaterstonesSally Rooney’s Beautiful World, Where Are You has shot to the top of the UK’s book charts, selling more than 40,000 copies in just five... Continue reading at The Guardian

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Marcus Rashford scores in book charts with You Are a Champion

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Book Buzz: Indigenous Voices

As part of the inaugural U.S. Book Show, authors Angeline Boulley, Christine Day, David A. Robertson, and Jesse Thistle will take part in a panel on Indigenous voices on May 26 from 3:15-4 p.m. ET. The panel will be moderated by Cynthia Leitich Smith. Continue reading at Publishers Weekly

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Penguin Books pre-empts YA thriller from 'astounding new voice'

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Read Harder: An Own Voices YA Book With a Black Main Character That Isn’t About Black Pain

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The Book That Changed My Life: Giving Voice to the Divine, Inexplicable Ocean

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Midnight Sun clocks in at top of the book charts

Stephenie Meyer's Midnight Sun (Atom) has risen over the yardarm to hit the UK Official Top 50 number one spot, with 62,460 copies sold in its first three days on sale. Continue reading at The Bookseller

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John Bolton's bad reviews don't stop him topping US book charts

The Room Where It Happened, due out later this month if attempts to block publication fail, has received stinging early notices but is already Amazon’s No 1John Bolton’s damning indictment of the Trump presidency is topping bestseller charts in the US a week before its release, despite withering... Continue reading at The Guardian

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Reni Eddo-Lodge becomes first black British author to top UK book charts

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Black British authors top UK book charts in wake of BLM protests

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Sally Rooney's Normal People tops UK book charts as readers fall for TV version

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Guppy Books holds competition to find new YA voices

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Evie Wyld | 'The Bass Rock is a book about paying attention to your inner voice, your instinct'

With two acclaimed novels under her belt, Evie Wyld’s dazzling new work looks set to win further praise.  Continue reading at The Bookseller

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