Posted on 07/11/2022 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Both sides in a big-name copyright infringement lawsuit have asked for summary judgments to close the case, reports Publishers Weekly....

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Posted on 06/29/2022 at 10:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Last Friday, we fully expected to see book-sales headlines to feature Margaret Atwood’s The Handmaid’s Tale. And while it and...

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Posted on 06/28/2022 at 10:12 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

As we saw two summers ago, during the Black Lives Matter movement's rise, bookstores have become a place of solace...

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Posted on 05/25/2022 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

A Rhode Island Senate committee has approved the state's library ebook bill, sending it to the full state Senate. Publishers...

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Posted on 04/21/2022 at 10:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The book publishing industry has joined efforts to push back against book bans and challenges. We Need Diverse Books, an...

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Posted on 04/19/2022 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Belated congratulations are in order for author Brandon Taylor, who won the Story Prize last week. Judges praised the precision,"...

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Posted on 04/08/2022 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

In case you wondered whether you were wrong to be anxious about reading access in the United States, PEN America...

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Posted on 03/29/2022 at 03:07 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Late last week, authors of books with LGBTQ+ themes began making an unpleasant discovery. Their books were no longer available...

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Posted on 02/28/2022 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Connecticut has become the latest state to introduce a library ebook bill. Publishers Weekly notes that like in other states,...

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Posted on 02/17/2022 at 11:18 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

A federal judge has blocked Maryland's new library ebook law. Publishers Weekly reports that Judge Deborah L. Boardman found in...

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