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Reader’s Digest parent company bets its life on hearth-and-home, wholesome audience

Poynter. – 2015-11-26

Bonnie Kintzer has had plenty of experience as a publishing consultant and executive as well as earning a Harvard MBA degree. Still, when she signed on as CEO in April 2014 to turn around the...

FSS ePub Reader silently installs adware?

Betanews – 2015-11-28

FreeSmartSoft is the developer of a range of popular Windows freeware, including FSS Video Downloader, FSS Google Books Downloader, FSS ePub Reader and more. You’ve installed one of their packages...

Reader recommendation: Cup of joe and nickel slots in old Vegas style

Los Angeles Times – 2015-11-28

NEVADA My family's find on our recent trip to Las Vegas: Jerry's is a coffee shop and casino in the throwback style. Tasty breakfast: I ordered bacon and eggs, hash browns and toast for about $6. I...

Amazon releases 'Reader's Edition' tablet

The Bookseller – 2015-12-08

Amazon US has launched a new tablet "for readers" in time for Christmas called the Fire HD 8 Reader’s Edition.

A reader's manifesto

The Bookseller – 2015-12-11

Kobo c.e.o. Michael Tamblyn's full address from the FutureBook Conference 2015.  

Reader recommendation: Filoli estate in Woodside, Calif.

Los Angeles Times – 2016-01-02

CALIFORNIA We recently discovered Filoli while on an outing to see the Pulgas Water Temple not far from San Mateo. Filoli is a historic site of the National Trust for Historic Preservation. The...

The perfect snowstorm book for every reader

The Washington Post – 2016-01-22

Stuck inside? A few classics, a thriller and other books that embrace the snow — or help you forget it.

Debating whether to lower the paywall for big news? Think about the public (and reader goodwill)

Poynter. – 2016-01-26

There a well-established playbook for digital journalists when tragedy, or some other big breaking news story, strikes a community. Reporters and photographers fan out across the affected area,...

Reader recommendation: Fabulous travel agent Dawn Thompson

Los Angeles Times – 2016-01-30

It was midday Friday. We were packed and ready to leave Sunday for a 15-day cruise. A cruise booking agent phoned to offer a refund and a very large amount of money if we would give up our...

Kindle e-reader update gives quick access to your books

Engadget – 2016-02-03

Who said that dedicated e-readers were dead? Certainly not Amazon. It's rolling out a major Kindle reader update that breathes new life into your e-paper experience. The most conspicuous...

Bringing the Reader Into Focus at DBW: Jo Henry on Your Consumer

Publishing Perspectives – 2016-03-01

Ahead of her appearance on March 7 in a Digital Book World practicum, Nielsen's Jo Henry talks about the new importance of knowing the target reader. The post Bringing the Reader Into Focus at DBW:...

Reader recommendation: Un-Cruise Adventures' Pacific Northwest voyage is a delight

Los Angeles Times – 2016-03-19

I heartily recommend my Un-Cruise Adventures excursion along the Columbia River between Oregon and Washington. I took the cruise last summer, and everything was top class about the river boat,...

How the Financial Times uses reader insight to evolve its native ad offering

Digiday – 2016-04-07

Since launch six months ago, FT Squared, the publisher’s branded content unit, is fetching engagement rates to rival the FT’s editorial pieces. This is thanks to the publisher’s understanding...

Amazon unveils its smallest, most expensive e-reader

CBC – 2016-04-14

Will loyal fans of e-books be willing to pay tablet prices for dedicated e-readers? Amazon is about to find out.

Amazon Introduces Kindle Oasis Premium E-reader

Publishers Weekly – 2016-04-13

The Kindle Oasis is the eighth edition of Amazon's Kindle e-reading devices and is designed to be lighter, thinner and offers a new dual battery system.

BEA 2016: Amy Krouse Rosenthal: Reader Participation

Publishers Weekly – 2016-05-12

There’s almost nothing typical about Amy Krouse Rosenthal’s latest book.

9 New Books Every Middle-Aged Reader Should Devour This Summer

The Huffington Post – 2016-06-16

Now that pretty much everyone's caught up on "House of Cards," and the explosive finale of "The Americans" -- one of our all-time fave shows -- is behind us, it's time to get back to reading....

Bookshops – the reader's most reliable curator

The Bookseller – 2016-06-21

For Independent Booksellers' Week Faber c.e.o. Stephen Page on how "bookselling in its oldness is part of the new".

(VIDEO) Time Inc. CEO Ripp: Magazines Excel At Reader Engagement And ROI

The Huffington Post – 2016-06-27

CANNES - Believing that so much advertising has become noise, Time Inc. CEO Joe Ripp thinks the best way for advertisers to engage with consumers is to engage with the best story tellers. No surprise...

James, Bolton and 'Galbraith' among Dead Good Reader Award winners

The Bookseller – 2016-07-26

Peter James, Sharon Bolton and "Robert Galbraith" were among the authors honoured at the second annual Dead Good Reader Awards 2016 at the Theakstons Old Peculier Crime Writing Festival in Harrogate.

English PEN Denounces Detention of ‘Syria Speaks’ Reader

Publishing Perspectives – 2016-08-05

Warning of 'simplistic messages of violence and horror' in today's political discourse, English PEN and associates assert 'the freedom to read any book.' The post English PEN Denounces Detention of...

Kobo to release premium blue-light reducing e-reader

The Bookseller – 2016-08-18

Kobo is set to release a new premium e-reader in September – The Kobo Aura One – which reduces blue light to help readers sleep better after using it.

Quartz’s Jay Lauf: ‘Serving the reader first is central to our strategy’

Digiday – 2016-09-08

Publishers around the world are trying to figure out how to benefit from social platforms and apps. In June, publishers from all over the world gathered at the Digiday Publishing Summit in Japan to...

Roald Dahl's True Genius Was As An Audiobook Reader

The Huffington Post – 2016-09-14

The celebrated British author Roald Dahl, whose children’s and adult books have found a devoted global audience, was born on Sept. 13, 1916, making this year his 100th birthday. Dahl, who died...

‘Avid Reader’: Robert Gottlieb’s candid look inside the golden era of publishing

The Washington Post – 2016-09-15

A revealing memoir by the editor who brought us John le Carré, ‘Beloved’ and Bill Clinton’s bio.

'Avid Reader' is the story of a publishing icon and friend to authors

The Christian Science Monitor – 2016-09-15

'Avid Reader' is the story of a publishing icon and friend to authors

Robert Gottlieb: Avid Reader, Reluctant Writer

The New York Times – 2016-09-23

Robert Gottlieb in his Midtown Manhattan townhouse. He has mainly spent his career as an editor but has just published a memoir about his life in the world of books.

'Don’t ask what’s wrong with the reader, what's wrong with the books?': writing for readers with dyslexia

The Guardian – 2016-10-05

From tinting their pages yellow to redesigning fonts, publisher Barrington Stoke is leading the way in dyslexia-friendly books. They and their authors – including Meg Rosoff and Anthony McGowan –...

Justice Department Reaffirms Reader Privacy Protections

Publishers Weekly – 2016-11-03

After sending a request to Attorney General Loretta Lynch asking whether she is committed to keeping the reader privacy policy adopted by her predecessor, the department reffirrmed that it will abide...

The Fidel Castro Reader: Castro's Cuba, and What Comes Next

Publishers Weekly – 2016-12-14

A round-up of books about Fidel Castro's rise to power, life in Cuba during the Castro regime, and what comes next after Castro's death.

The Fidel Castro Reader: Castro, Kennedy, the Mob, and the CIA

Publishers Weekly – 2016-12-14

Cuba may be an island, but the man who put it at the center of so much 20th century drama certainly wasn't.

The Fidel Castro Reader: Biographies

Publishers Weekly – 2016-12-14

A dip into the PW archives reveals a slew of books about Fidel Castro, the nation he ruled, and its impact on world events. Here, we round up books about the man himself, including his autobiography.

Trusted Media Brands Names Reader’s Digest Publisher | People on the Move — 1.18.17

Folio Magazine – 2017-01-19

Condé Nast Entertainment appoints an SVP, InStyle adds an editor, and more... The post Trusted Media Brands Names Reader’s Digest Publisher | People on the Move — 1.18.17 appeared first on...

Reader's Notebook: Finding America, Both Red and Blue, in the ‘Little House’ Books

The New York Times – 2017-02-07

Laura Ingalls Wilder

Global Literature in Libraries Initiative: Bridging the Translation-Reader Gap

Publishing Perspectives – 2017-03-01

A fledgling cooperation between translators and librarians aims to bring more international literature to American library patrons. The post Global Literature in Libraries Initiative: Bridging...

A cautionary tale sounds like a tall tale to this reader — and it didn't help anyone in a similar fix

Los Angeles Times – 2017-03-26

Regarding “Terrified by a Lost Passport” [On the Spot by Catharine Hamm, March 19]: The story described in the passport article sounds more like a hoax than a reality. Here’s why: Once the...

George Saunders | 'My goal is not to be smart, not to show off, but to move my reader'

The Bookseller – 2017-04-29

The Folio Prize-winning writer takes a single moment from american history and conjures his spellbinding first full-length fiction

Waterfi Waterproofed Kindle Paperwhite review: A great e-reader that’s completely protected from water damage

PC World – 2017-05-03

If waterproof is high on your checklist of e-reader must-haves, we recommend that most people consider the Kobo Aura H20. It’s a capable e-book reader designed to stand up to the occasional...

Jon McGregor | 'I tried really hard not to toy with the reader, not to lead them down the garden path'

The Bookseller – 2017-05-05

Literary novelist Jon McGregor explains how his fifth novel in an impressive and lauded oeuvre, his first for Fourth estate, interrogates the extraordinary within the everyday.

Midia InkBook 8 review: This could have been a versatile e-reader had it not been built on such low-end hardware

PC World – 2017-05-16

The Midia InkBook 8 has similar dimensions to Kobo’s Aura One, measuring 6.5 by 1.3 by 8.9 inches and sporting an eight inch e-ink display. It weighs just a bit more than its Kobo counterpart,...

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