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Wednesday News: Audiobook evolution; the Met Gala and damaging stereotypes; the oldest song in the world

Wednesday News: Audiobook evolution; the Met Gala and damaging stereotypes; the...

Audiobooks: Where They’ve Been & Where They’re Headed – A pretty interesting interview with Michele Cobb, executive director of the Audio Publishers Association. While some may think of audiobooks as merely a tangent of the print publishing industry, that isn’t… more

Wednesday News: Blurred Lines verdict, original audiobooks, Australian Romance conference, and “best” Australian books

Wednesday News: Blurred Lines verdict, original audiobooks, Australian Romance conference, and...

The ‘Blurred Lines’ Verdict Could Be Bad for Music – So a Los Angeles jury ruled that Robin Thick and Pharrell Williams engaged in unintentional copyright infringement of Marvin Gaye’s ‘Got to Give it Up,” to the tune of $7.4M…. more

Wednesday News: Kindle Scout releases 10 books, NBC to try video subscription service, Manga literary classics, and sheet music’s demise

Wednesday News: Kindle Scout releases 10 books, NBC to try video...

Will Amazon’s Kindle Scout democratize publishing? – Well, the first ten books chosen for publication through Kindle Scout were released yesterday. Three of the ten are classified as Romance: Royal Date by Sariah Wilson – Romance A Highland Knight’s Desire… more