Teenage kicks: Illustrator Small takes Dark turn

We spoke to award-winning children’s illustrator David Small, who returns this October with a "fictional follow-up" to his 2009 memoir Stitches. Continue reading at 'The Bookseller'

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New iBooks update opens door to fully illustrated publishing

Written By: Charlotte Williams Publication Date: Tue, 15/03/2011 - 15:45 Apple's latest version of its iBooks app, which allows ebooks to have a pictorial layout similar to printed books and supports full page illustrations, has been hailed by one publisher as being "the beginning of a... Continue reading at The Bookseller

[ The Bookseller | 2011-03-15 00:00:00 UTC ]
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Turning Digital into Dollars

The Engage! Expo 2011, a conference and trade show focusing on tools and strategies for reaching consumers through mobile apps, social networks, online gaming, and other digital content, offered some glimpses into how companies are monetizing their digital initiatives. Continue reading at Publishers Weekly

[ Publishers Weekly | 2011-03-07 00:00:00 UTC ]
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Adults and teenagers still prefer prints books to ebooks, WBD survey says

Written By: Graeme Neill Publication Date: Thu, 03/03/2011 - 07:34 Almost half of teenagers have read a book on a computer, according to a new survey to mark World Book Day. As hundreds of events get under way across the country today, 40.8% of teenagers said they had read a book on a... Continue reading at The Bookseller

[ The Bookseller | 2011-03-03 00:00:00 UTC ]
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Atkinson takes top, kids books climb and the Beeb boosts sales

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[ The Bookseller | 2011-03-01 00:00:00 UTC ]
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Cutting Out Middleman to Sell Small Ads Online

Online publishers like CBS and Forbes are selling the tiny ads on their Web sites, rather than letting a third-party network promote teeth whitening and herbal remedies. Continue reading at The New York Times

[ The New York Times | 2011-02-28 00:00:00 UTC ]
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Anova takes home Harry Hill knitting book

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[ The Bookseller | 2011-02-25 00:00:00 UTC ]
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Google One Pass gives back what Apple's iPad subscription plan takes away

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[ Betanews | 2011-02-17 00:00:00 UTC ]
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Atwood takes stage at TOC and tells publishers to keep feeding their authors

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[ The Bookseller | 2011-02-16 00:00:00 UTC ]
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Government may take direct control of libraries

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[ The Bookseller | 2011-02-14 00:00:00 UTC ]
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Humphreys takes over from Ayrton as Serpent's Tail publisher

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[ The Bookseller | 2011-02-02 00:00:00 UTC ]
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Faber to released illustrated Costa-winner

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[ The Bookseller | 2011-01-26 00:00:00 UTC ]
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Small Bookstores Struggle for Niche in Shifting Times

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[ The New York Times | 2011-01-24 00:00:00 UTC ]
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How One Small Publisher Cracked the App Store Top 25

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[ Folio Magazine | 2011-01-19 00:00:00 UTC ]
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