Novelist Russo boycotts ebooks

Pulitzer Prize-winning novelist Richard Russo says his new work is a "tribute to the printed book" and will not be sold online. Continue reading at 'BBC News'

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The ebook is dead. Long live the ebook

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Canada’s Literary Press Group: Accessible Ebooks

Close to 600 titles will be part of the new, accessible 'Ebooks for Everyone' initiative from the Literary Press Group of Canada. The post Canada’s Literary Press Group: Accessible Ebooks appeared first on Publishing Perspectives. Continue reading at Publishing Perspectives

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Are Ebooks on the Decline Again?

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George Lamming, renowned Caribbean novelist, dies at 94

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YA Fantasy eBooks On Sale for $3-4 This Week

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LGBTQ YA eBooks On Sale for $2-3 for Pride!

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U.S. Book Show: Ukrainian Novelist Andrey Kurkov on Wartime Reality for Writers and Publishers

The U.S. Book Show's opening keynote featured Ukrainian novelist Andrey Kurkov, speaking from his home in Kyiv, who provided the history through a literary lens of the Russo-Ukrainian conflict that culminated in war. Continue reading at Publishers Weekly

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Novelist Julie Myerson on sharing her children’s secrets: ‘I’ve got in so much trouble’

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