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Tuesday News: Book club members kicked off train, Duke students refuse to read Bechdel, Germany goes for soft DRM, and Tolkein recites his own poetry

Tuesday News: Book club members kicked off train, Duke students refuse...

Group of black women kicked off Napa wine train after laughing too loud -What happened to this book club on the Napa Valley Wine Train is pretty much the definition of microaggression. It’s also just plain gross. After some complaints that… more

Monday News: Book sales, copyright use and abuse, and summer reading competition for boys

Monday News: Book sales, copyright use and abuse, and summer reading...

Publishers’ Overall U.S. Books Sales Down 5.6% YTD But Downloaded Audio Booms, Up 33% YTD – AAP has collected information from more than 1200 publishers and reports that book sales in most categories are down. It may not be surprising to… more

Tuesday News: From comics to shoes, with a couple of stops in between

Tuesday News: From comics to shoes, with a couple of stops...

Marvel’s Contest of Champions leaps from video game to comic book – In yet another sign that entertainment genres are simultaneously and paradoxically diversifying and merging, Marvel has announced that they will be creating a comic based on the video… more