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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Posted on 02/15/2022 at 03:19 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Missouri and Tennessee have joined the ranks of states that are considering bills to help libraries with e-lending license terms....

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

State legislators in Illinois and Rhode Island are considering bills that aim to help libraries receive fair e-lending terms. Publishers...

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Posted on 01/10/2022 at 02:15 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Publishers Weekly has released the top-selling print books of 2021. As in years past, the titles range widely in ages...

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Posted on 09/13/2021 at 02:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Amazon and the Big Five publishers are asking a judge to dismiss a potential class-action price-fixing claim filed against them....

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