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The New Barnes & Noble: Attracting Readers, Not Authors
International Bestselling Author, Radio Show Host, Business Co...
For most indie authors, Barnes & Noble can be their worst enemy. Why? Well, there are not very friendly. I only got a book signing there because of my publisher (Morgan James Publishing). Although, it was not worth my time there at all.
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16 Reasons Why Print Books Will Always Be The Best
Number 5: Big books are a great arm workout, no gym required.
Good News: Cancel the Obituaries -- Print Book Sales for 2015 Are ... Up
The National Book Review
A Journal of Books and Ideas
Reports of the death of print books were, it turns out, premature. Print book sales in the United States in 2015 are up more than 2 percent over last year, according to Nielsen BookScan.
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New App Lets Readers Turn Their Print Books Into EBooks
Shelfie gives readers electronic versions of the books they already own.
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ARTS & CULTURE
11 Simple Reasons The Print Book Doomsayers Are Wrong
A book is not a VHS tape.
Sorry, Ebooks. These 9 Studies Show Why Print Is Better
It's not just students opting for print. Parents and kids prefer to read physical books together, too. According to Digital
Print Books Outsold Ebooks In First Half Of 2014
Author Stephen King told HuffPost Live recently that he also believes print books have a long and bright future ahead of
Authors Weigh In On Print Versus E-Books
Surprise, surprise. Literary writers prefer print.
Why Print Books Will Endure
There is something about owning a physical book, holding it in your hands, feeling the paper in between your fingerers while turning the pages and experiencing the journey of a tale on real paper, not on a paper white screen or illuminated retina display.
10 Reasons Self Published Authors Will Capture 50 Percent of the Ebook Market by 2020
The 10 trends above underlie my prediction that indie ebook authors will capture at least 50 percent of the U.S. ebook market in next seven years. Go ahead, call me crazy or delusional. I don't mind.
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Grandpa, What's a Bookstore?
Ten years from now will our children or grandchildren even know what a bookstore was? I live on Long Island, and we no longer have a major chain bookstore within ten miles of our home. I'm talking about Long Island, a highly populated are, not somewhere in the middle of nowhere.
Future Of Print: 'Fully Booked: Ink On Paper' Showcases Amazing Innovations In Physical Books (PHOTOS)
Today, we can give someone a real book as a gift, we can lend them our personal copy of the text, we can physically place
Sales Of Print Books Fell In 2012
Sales of print books fell just over 9 percent last year, according to Publishers Weekly. Reporting on figures tracked by
Why Ebooks Are Inspiring A New Age Of Print
A series of new titles out this fall celebrate the book and the bookstore, including The Books They Gave Me (Free Press), My
Literary Treasures: The American Antiquarian Society at 200
Nancy Rubin Stuart
At a moment when cultural trend-watchers are predicting the imminent demise of the traditional book in lieu of digitization, the American Antiquarian Society is honoring the strength of print as it celebrates its 200th anniversary.
eReaders, eBooks More Popular Than Ever, Survey Finds
Technology ownership had shifted significantly since previous surveys. In November 2010, 6% of Americans reported owning
Johannes Franzen: "Print Books Are Damaging to Society"
New York Times Bestselling Author
"When I read a book that's been painstakingly transcribed by hand, I'm handling an object that took a scribe six months to a year to copy," Johannes Franzen told booksellers at the 1564 Frankfurt Book Fair.
Ornate Books: The Last Gasp of Print Publishing
The book as an
: never mind the words, never mind the content, never mind the ideas -- it's an object, buster. No one needs to actually read anything anymore. Just sell the damn cover!
Print Books: Should They Stay Or Should They Go?
At the end of the week, I’ll be moving west and writing about technology from The New York Times’s San Francisco bureau. I’ve
Bookstores: Where Buying A New Print Book Means Discounted Or Free eBook
How do you help brick-and-mortar stores sell books? Throw in an e-book. That is the idea of one publisher, Algonquin, which
10 Ways eBooks Are Changing Our Lives
The Hermitage Bookshop in Cherry Creek North, decidedly old-school with its oak furniture and elaborate Persian rug, isn't
eBooks And Print: Making Books Do Things eBooks Can't, And Vice Versa
Mainstream publishers say printed books are far from extinct. Nonetheless, their role in publishing is changing. Amazon.com
iPad's Appeal To Book Lovers
When Apple's iPad debuted on April 3, it was greeted in some quarters of the tech world by a chorus of critiques. With no
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