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Elf Heads to TV For the Holidays

Publishers Weekly – 2011-11-04

It may be increasingly common for first-time authors who can’t place their book with a trade house to publish themselves. But it’s pretty rare for a self-published book to sell more than 1.5...

Two Borders' execs resign; B&N's Nook boosts holidays

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...

Publishers hope that holidays help turn page on poor book sales

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...

Amazon will hire 50,000 temporary workers for the holidays

The Christian Science Monitor – 2012-10-17

Is Amazon’s ambitious hiring a sign of good things to come for the US economy?

Happy Holidays! Here's a Free E-Book of Our Best Stories From 2012

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.

Happy holidays for indie bookstores – but not for Barnes

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.

15 Gift-Worthy Coffee Table Books For The Holidays

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...

Amazon now allows you to gift Prime, just in time for the holidays

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....

Random House's Grinch campaign encourages children to do selfless deeds over the holidays

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.

A Spirited Bread Pudding for the Holidays

Publishers Weekly – 2013-12-16

A Christmas Eve dessert from Ree Drummond's The Pioneer Woman Cooks: A Year of Holidays.

Microsoft pulls Surface update; fix delayed until 'after the 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...

Hot for the Holidays

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...

Happy Holidays! Here's an E-Book About a 3D-Printed Sad Keanu

The Atlantic – 2013-12-23

Sad Keanu's Excellent 3D Adventures, an e-book gift from us to you    

Happy Holidays From Digiday

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...

The Holidays Are Here—and Booksellers Are Ready!

Publishers Weekly – 2013-11-27

With Indies First, Shop Small, and Thanks for Shopping Indie, independent bookstores could get off to a strong start.

Happy Holidays

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...

Holidays of Hope: Books for Passover and Easter

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...

Random House Offers 2-Day Transit for the Holidays

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.

The Surprising Book Tumblr's CEO Will Gift for the Holidays

ABC News – 2014-12-04

Tumblr CEO David Karp offered two Christmas gift suggestions.

Indie Optimism High for the Holidays

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...

At NEIBA, Gearing Up For the Holidays After ‘Brisk’ Summer

Publishers Weekly – 2015-10-09

This year’s New England Independent Booksellers Association regional trade show, held in Providence, R.I., from October 6–8, brought together an upbeat crowd of booksellers new and veteran,...

Young turn to mobiles to book holidays

BBC – 2015-10-14

More than a third of 16 to 24-year-olds booked a holiday last year on their mobile phone or tablet computer, a travel association has said.

Mobile technology and targeted marketing barge in on holidays

Reuters – 2015-11-02

LONDON (Reuters) - Thumbing through guide books for restaurant and shopping tips while on holiday could soon be a thing of the past, thanks to mobile travel technology that knows where you are and...

Lawmaker urges airlines to halt bag fee hikes during holidays

Los Angeles Times – 2015-11-08

A U.S. senator from Florida is asking airlines not to act like a Scrooge during the holidays. Sen. Bill Nelson, the top Democrat on the Senate Commerce Committee, has called on all U.S. carriers to...

6 snappy, statistics-based responses to those awful questions you get at the holidays

Los Angeles Times – 2015-11-26

Ah, home for the holidays. A time for fun. A time for family. A time to be interrogated about whether you've hit life's benchmarks, and if not, why, and when will you, you aren't getting any younger....

Now that the holidays are underway, 8 places where you can celebrate in Southern California

Los Angeles Times – 2015-11-26

If you think Thanksgiving was tough to plan, Friday may present a bigger challenge. You have Black Friday shopping and sales, and #optoutside activities to consider. And it's the official kickoff to...

Celebrate the holidays by welcoming Mideast refugees

Los Angeles Times – 2015-11-28

To the editor: During this season of Thanksgiving, the difference between our lives and those fleeing violence around the world is thrown into sharp contrast. While we eat plenty of turkey and pie,...

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