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Mystery Writers of America Welcomes Indie Authors

Mystery Writers of America Welcomes Indie Authors

For many years as the publishing world changed, and digital books came to the forefront, organizations that represented authors took a ‘wait and see’ approach before including indie authors. [...].


HARPERCOLLINS CHILDREN’S BOOKS TO PUBLISH RUNNY BABBIT RETURNS, A NEVER-BEFORE-PUBLISHED COLLECTION OF SPOONERISM POEMS BY SHEL SILVERSTEIN!

HARPERCOLLINS CHILDREN’S BOOKS TO PUBLISH RUNNY BABBIT RETURNS, A NEVER-BEFORE-PUBLISHED COLLECTION OF SPOONERISM POEMS BY SHEL SILVERSTEIN!

HARPERCOLLINS CHILDREN’S BOOKS TO PUBLISH RUNNY BABBIT RETURNS, A NEVER-BEFORE-PUBLISHED COLLECTION OF SPOONERISM POEMS BY SHEL SILVERSTEIN! Today HarperCollins Children’s Books announced the publication of Runny Babbit Returns, a [...].


North American Hammett Prize 2016 Nominees Announced

North American Hammett Prize 2016 Nominees Announced

The North American Hammett Prize is given each year outstanding literature in the genre of crime writing. It is open to both American and Canadian authors and the selections are [...].


Nielsen BookScan Sees Sales Increase Over Holidays

Nielsen BookScan Sees Sales Increase Over Holidays

The holidays were good for books sales. In a report released by Nielsen BookScan, book sales increased 21% the week prior to Christmas. That is after a decline in [...].


How The World Reads

How The World Reads

Today, the global literacy rate is at 83%, making reading an important and unique facet of communication among humans. It helps keep our lives happier and more comfortable, like [...].


Vogue Launches Book Club For Teens

Vogue Launches Book Club For Teens

Teen Vogue has launched an online magazine book club which will feature selected reads for teens. The first book selection is Their Eyes Were Watching God by Zora Neale [...].


Amazon’s List of the Best Books of 2016

Amazon’s List of the Best Books of 2016

Online retailer Amazon, just released their list of the Best 100 Books of the Year. Their editors selected titles from over two dozen genre categories. Here are the details [...].


BookTubeTV Sends Final Email and Strong Message

BookTubeTV Sends Final Email and Strong Message

BookTubeTV sent out an email today in which it announces that all of it’s properties have been shut down with this email being the last.  We’ve reached out to [...].


Amazon to open Store in Chicago

Amazon to open Store in Chicago

Following the success of the online retailers first brick and mortar store in Seattle, Amazon has just announced the opening of a store in Chicago. The store will be [...].


Enter to Win! Giveaway of Adam Frankenstein: A Collection of Short Stories

Enter to Win! Giveaway of Adam Frankenstein: A Collection of Short Stories

Starting September 7th until all prizes are won! It’s simple! Go HERE and watch the book trailer. Then tap the Amazon box that drops down after you’ve watched the [...].