Publishers can’t help but try to use the summer to catch up on manuscripts and forthcoming books. The rest of us can take something off of our shelves at leisure.
With the papers full of the summer reading of celebs, we though to ask those who actually work in the book business what they are reading on their summer break.
Can e-books replace a personal library? Sure, but what is lost when you divest yourself of a lifetime of accumulated memories, hopes, and dreams represented by your books.
Author Beth Kephart challenges the value of categorizing books as being for Young Adults. What does the YA label really tell us, anyway?
When publishers repackage classic literature to look like a YA bestseller, are they leading teens to great literature or just misleading them?
Your answer to the question of whether or not native apps or the open web should become the dominant distribution platform for books largely depends on what you value.
Teaching literacy to our youngest should be a top priority of any society. When money is an issue, charities can help. Where to you donate and why?
Let’s Read, a bold initiative to promote reading among preschool children in Gaza, launched at the Al-Shati refugee camp after overcoming many challenges.
Publisher Eterna Cadencia’s marketing campaign to print books with disappearing ink got the media’s attention, but does it cheapen the role of the author?
It’s the Fourth of July holiday in the United States. A time for beer, barbecue, swimming and, hopefully, a great summer book. Tell us: what are you reading?