Betanews – 2011-11-19
Yesterday I coughed up $6.99 for Loud Crow Interactive's digital pop-up remake of the Charles Schultz holiday classic. "A Charlie Brown Christmas" is available for Android and iOS from the Amazon, Apple and Google mobile apps stores -- for smartphones and tablets. The digital book delights, is more than worth 7 bucks and demonstrates how tablet apps/books should utilize the touchscreen. "A Charlie Brown Christmas" is the must-have addition to any tablet you gift. Tablets top this year's holiday...
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Publishers Weekly – 2011-11-04
It may be increasingly common for first-time authors who cant place their book with a trade house to publish themselves. But its pretty rare for a self-published book to sell more than 1.5...
Reuters – 2011-01-04
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Barnes & Noble Inc reported strong preliminary holiday results at its superstores, led by the popularity of its Nook e-readers, and shares of the top U.S. bookseller...
The Columbus Dispatch – 2008-11-17
For the book industry, the question for the upcoming holiday shopping season might be whether more people are like Francisco Clough or like Jacqueline Belliveau. Both were browsing recently at a...
The Christian Science Monitor – 2012-10-17
Is Amazon’s ambitious hiring a sign of good things to come for the US economy?
The Atlantic – 2012-12-21
A free ebook of our best work just in time for the holidays. Makes a great gift for wordy nerds! And much cheaper than a Battlestar Galactica box set.
The Christian Science Monitor – 2013-01-04
Barnes & Noble reported disappointing holiday sales numbers while, in contrast, some independent bookstores said they had their best month ever.
The Huffington Post – 2013-11-19
NEW YORK (AP) — The holidays bring out the inner-coffee table book obsessive in gift buyers. They're easy, weighty and satisfying to give. You've done your job with your pricey treat. A few to...
Engadget – 2013-11-22
If you're still looking for gift ideas for that special someone, Amazon is looking to lend a hand. The online retailer has announced that customers can now give a $79 one-year membership to Prime....
The Christian Science Monitor – 2013-11-30
The Grinch campaign, also known as the 'Grow Your Heart 3 Sizes,' encourages children to do good deeds in exchange for book donations.
Publishers Weekly – 2013-12-16
A Christmas Eve dessert from Ree Drummond's The Pioneer Woman Cooks: A Year of Holidays.
PC World – 2013-12-19
Microsoft said Friday that it has pulled a faulty update to its Surface Pro 2 tablet, and won’t have a fix ready until “after the holidays.” In November, Microsoft released an update to the...
Publishers Weekly – 2013-12-20
The Rainbow Loom—a loom for weaving jewelry and other objects out of colorful rubber bands that has become one of the hottest toys this holiday season—has been a boon to children’s publishers...
The Atlantic – 2013-12-23
Sad Keanu's Excellent 3D Adventures, an e-book gift from us to you
Digiday – 2013-12-23
Digiday is taking a break from publishing over the holidays. We'll highlight some of our best stories. We'll be back on January 2. Have a happy holidays from all of us here -- and thanks for reading...
Publishers Weekly – 2013-11-27
With Indies First, Shop Small, and Thanks for Shopping Indie, independent bookstores could get off to a strong start.
Publishers Weekly – 2011-12-23
Our December 23 newsletter was the final issue of PW Daily for 2011. We hope all of our subscribers enjoy the holiday break and come back ready for what promises to be another exciting and...
Publishers Weekly – 2014-03-25
Stories and traditions are repeated from season to season and become part of holiday celebrations themselves. This year, new books for the most joyful holidays in Judaism and Christianity offer fresh...
Publishers Weekly – 2014-09-30
For the third year in a row, Random House (but not its Penguin side, because the warehouses aren't integrated yet) will provide express shipping, starting November 1.
ABC News – 2014-12-04
Tumblr CEO David Karp offered two Christmas gift suggestions.
Publishers Weekly – 2014-12-05
Despite an abbreviated selling season of only 27 days between Thanksgiving and Christmas (2012 had a 32-day season, the longest possible), most booksellers contacted by PW were buoyed by good sales...