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...
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...
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...
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.
The Bookseller – 2015-12-11
Kobo c.e.o. Michael Tamblyn's full address from the FutureBook Conference 2015.
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 Washington Post – 2016-01-22
Stuck inside? A few classics, a thriller and other books that embrace the snow — or help you forget it.
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,...
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...
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...
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:...
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,...
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...
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.
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.
Publishers Weekly – 2016-05-12
There’s almost nothing typical about Amy Krouse Rosenthal’s latest book.
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....
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".
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...
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.
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...
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.
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...
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...
The Washington Post – 2016-09-15
A revealing memoir by the editor who brought us John le Carré, ‘Beloved’ and Bill Clinton’s bio.
The Christian Science Monitor – 2016-09-15
'Avid Reader' is the story of a publishing icon and friend to authors
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.
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 –...
Publishers Weekly – 2016-11-03
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.
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.
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.
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...
The New York Times – 2017-02-07
Laura Ingalls Wilder
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...
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...
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
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...
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.
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,...
The Guardian – 2017-06-22
The Guardian’s snobby metropolitan-left editorials, op-ed articles and letters may offend the many more who read the Daily Mail, says Charles FosterVirginia Cumming (Letters, 21 June) implies...
The Huffington Post – 2017-03-29
A young child, who delights in books and stories, now begins to see reading as a chore.
Publishers Weekly – 2017-06-30
N.J. Campbell, author of the mind-bending new novel, 'Found Audio,' picks 10 delightfully puzzling books.
Digiday – 2017-09-14
The publisher of Reader's Digest switched content management systems, increased the amount of content it caches and reduced its ad calls. The post How Reader’s Digest cut its page-load time by...
Engadget – 2017-09-22
Dungeon Masters can rest a bit easier now that the library of Dungeons and Dragons core rulebooks will soon be available in an easy-to-lug digital edition. Instead of a stack of heavy paper-bound...
Betanews – 2017-10-12
While you can read e-books on Android tablets and iPad devices, you really shouldn't. These screens can strain your eyes, causing discomfort and creating a negative experience. Not to mention, if you...