February 17, 2012

Day in Review


Amazon to start paying taxes in Pennsylvania Sept. 1

Library Patrons Buy Books They Borrow, Study Says

Linsane: Jeremy Lin gets a literary agent

Author joins Open Road vs. HarperCollins over erights to Julie of the Wolves

 Madeleine L’Engle’s Wrinkle in Time is 50

Explosion of self-published snuff e-books about Whitney Houston

Utah judge orders convicted to read Les Miserables

The same day Penguin UK announces book trailer award contest …

… the Independent writes about the Moby Awards …

… which remind us of this new line of Penguin books …

… which look a lot like a bland version of THIS award-winning design …

… hey Penguin UK, you want to know what we’re having for lunch?

Dennis Johnson is the founder of MobyLives, and the co-founder and co-publisher of Melville House.