Posted on 12/05/2018 at 10:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

A Canadian literary prize has dropped a big-name sponsor — make that a massive-name sponsor — after its nomi...

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Tagged As: Amazon, Awards

Posted on 12/03/2018 at 03:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Amazon sent out the choices for December 2018's First Reads over the weekend. First Reads provides early access...

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Tagged As: Amazon, Book lists

Posted on 11/29/2018 at 05:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Sears wasn’t the first once huge company watch its fortunes turn dramatically. And it won’t be the last. Kri...

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Posted on 11/23/2018 at 04:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

If you’re thinking of using Amazon ads to lure holiday shoppers to your books, you may want to listen to Dave Ches...

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Posted on 11/15/2018 at 11:02 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Amazon is testing a new sales-data tracking tool, according to The Digital Reader (citing reports on KBoards and Faceboo...

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Posted on 11/14/2018 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Good news for young, tech-savvy readers: The Verge reports that Amazon is adding a thousand audiobooks to its subscripti...

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Posted on 11/13/2018 at 01:16 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Amazon has posted an acknowledgment of the disappearing Kindle Direct Publishing books issue: We're experiencing an...

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Posted on 11/12/2018 at 10:27 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

David Gaughran has more bad news to add to our original post about ebooks disappearing from Amazon: Most Kindle Direct P...

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Posted on 11/08/2018 at 11:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

In these polarized times, it’s encouraging to know that some things can still unite us. And one of those things is...

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Posted on 11/05/2018 at 10:13 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

If you’ve been wondering what the heck is going on with the Amazon “also-bought” recommendations, you&...

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