Posted on 09/27/2022 at 01:54 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

BookTok has gone corporate. Last week, according to Digiday, publisher Penguin Random House struck a deal with TikTok that allows...

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Posted on 09/08/2022 at 01:31 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Neither conservative commentator Dinesh D’Souza nor his publisher would specify what errors led to D'Souza's book being recalled from publication....

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Posted on 09/07/2022 at 10:35 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Two more literary figures have passed away. The New York Times has obituaries for both literary agent Sterling Lord and...

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Posted on 09/02/2022 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

A controversial book that was due out last month now won't hit stands until October. Newsweek reports that the book...

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Posted on 08/22/2022 at 12:43 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

It's time to wait for the verdict in the Department of Justice's antitrust case against a proposed Penguin Random House...

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Posted on 08/02/2022 at 12:01 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Ah, remember the days of hunting for secondhand textbooks, to save money? Publishers don't think so fondly of those times,...

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Posted on 07/20/2022 at 02:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

A court filing in the US Department of Justice's suit to block a publishing acquisition has revealed some big-name witnesses....

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Posted on 07/19/2022 at 02:57 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Penguin Random House took an expensive stand in favor of LGBTQ+ rights last month. The Big Five publisher bought billboards...

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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 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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