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Wednesday News: Print sales grow, Yelp case kicked out of Virginia, Black historical Romance roundtable, and Iceman revealed as gay

Wednesday News: Print sales grow, Yelp case kicked out of Virginia,...

Print Units Rose 3% in the First Quarter – Despite the plethora of ebooks available at Amazon and other online retailers, print continues to hold on to the lead, although not every genre and type of book is trending the… more

Friday News: Agency pricing returns with a vengeance, Etsy goes public, the trouble with Jon Ronson, and The Left Hand of Darkness radio play

Friday News: Agency pricing returns with a vengeance, Etsy goes public,...

Best-Selling Ebook Prices Rise Before HarperCollins Restores Agency – And so it begins. Readers reported seeing higher prices for Harlequin ebooks in Wednesday’s news report on HC’s deal with Amazon, and now we have even more confirmation of rising prices… more

Friday News: Amazon v. Harper Collins?, George R.R. Martin teaser, a woman’s interfaith endeavor, and an international bromance

Friday News: Amazon v. Harper Collins?, George R.R. Martin teaser, a...

Amazon, Harper Talks Take a Turn – Well, this is interesting. Apparently Harper Collins is currently up to bat with Amazon, and discussions have apparently been ongoing for several months, with regard to both print and digital pricing. Apparently Jeff… more