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  1. books
    The Power Broker Is Still Not Available As an E-Book. Except … It Is.“A myth,” says Robert Caro’s publisher. Yet, somehow, I just bought the Kindle edition.
  2. select all
    You Can Now Find Thousands of (Fre)eBooks Through GoogleGoogle will now connect you to your local library’s eBook collection.
  3. 3 New Harry Potter E-Books Are ComingEach is a mixture of previous Pottermore material and new stories from J.K. Rowling.
  4. select all
    Apple Must Pay $450 Million After Supreme Court Rejects AppealThat could buy a lot of books.
  5. lawsuits
    Apple Lost Its Appeal and Now Owes $450 Million to Ebook UsersIt’s really not that much.
  6. ebooks
    Atavist Books Is Shutting Down2014 has not been a good year for ebook start-ups.
  7. amazon reviews
    The Book World Asks: How Do You Solve a Problem Like Amazon?“A loya jirga for book people” was convened last night to look for answers.
  8. ‘The State’ Is Releasing a New E-Book Version of Their Out of Print ’90s […]Comedy group The State announced today that they’re releasing their comedic USA travel book, State by State with The State: An Uninformed, […]
  9. thrilling jobs
    Q&A: The Women Who Write Dinosaur Erotica Sick of campus jobs, two Texas college girls turn to monster porn.
  10. The New UCB Oral History Is Free All WeekendIn June, writer Brian Raftery released an e-book oral history of the UCB called High-Status Characters: How The Upright Citizens Brigade […]
  11. There’s a New Oral History of the UCB Out Today in E-Book FormWriter Brian Raftery has a new, exhaustive oral history of the Upright Citizens Brigade that was just released today, exclusively through […]
  12. decisions
    Stephen King Skipping E-book on New NovelJoyland, available only in real life.
  13. dynamic duos
    Scott Rudin and Barry Diller Might Be Getting Into the E-Books Business An announcement is expected soon. 
  14. inner goddess
    50 Shades of Grey Still Very PopularNo one mention the existence of porn porn.
  15. fifty shades of wtf
    The Thinking Woman’s Guide to Fifty Shades of GreyHow is it possible that anybody is turned on by this?
  16. technology
    Apple, Publishers Getting Sued Because E-Books Are a Rip-OffThe Justice Department is planning an antitrust case.
  17. drugs are bad
    Courtney Love Still Being Courtney Love“I just hired a Tibetan woman whose entire job is to help me chant.”
  18. publishing
    Good Financial News Where We Least Expected ItPublishing!
  19. harry potter
    Watch J.K. Rowling Explain PottermoreYer an “online reading experience,” Harry.
  20. books
    Nobel Prize Winner Mario Vargas Llosa Doesn’t Know What the Future Holds for Books“It’s an enigma.”
  21. the future
    E-Books, Making Hardcover Books Look ExpensiveAnd thus, outselling them handily.
  22. ink-stained wretches
    Author of Trashy Wal-Mart Novels Laments America’s ‘Wal-Mart Mentality’Douglas Preston finds the “notion of not wanting to pay the real price of something” unhealthy.
  23. E-Book Cannibalism Pushes Publishers Toward Hardcover-Only ReleasesWhen publishers release e-book and hardcover editions of their books simultaneously, believe it or not, the hardcovers sell less.