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'Linsanity' already hitting e-bookstores near you

The NBA's latest star has been in the public eye for just days, and already there are seven books about him. It just goes to show what's possible in the new world of book publishing.

By Feb. 22, 2012

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Ep. 847: Where Pottermore spells the end of bookstores

J.K. Rowling is giving bookstores more reason to worry with her online launch of Pottermore.com that will soon offer the Harry Potter series in e-Book format. On today's episode of The 404 Podcast, we're chatting about children's books, Barack Obama's new video diary on YouTube, Japanese Bagelheads, a user-submitted "DUDE...WHOA" moment, not to mention another Tang that Tune!

By Jun. 24, 2011

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The 404 847: Where Pottermore spells the end of bookstores (podcast)

On today's episode of The 404 Podcast, we're chatting about children's books, Barack Obama's new video diary on YouTube, Japanese bagelheads, a user-submitted "Dude...whoa" moment, and another Tang that Tune!

By Jun. 24, 2011

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Amazon makes play for small retailers with Kindle deal

The retailer will offer its Kindle to independent bookstores and small retailers at a discounted rate, or will give them 10 percent of book sales for two years.

By Nov. 6, 2013

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Disney making new 'Star Wars' books based on original trilogy

Books by leading children's authors will begin with retelling of Luke Skywalker origin story. Disney hopes to fan interest in 'Wars' before December 2015 release of "Episode VII."

By Apr. 18, 2014

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Author pleads: Please don't buy my new novel on Amazon (Q&A)

Jaime Clarke, a Boston-based author and independent bookstore owner, sends out a public plea for readers to resist buying his new novel from the e-commerce giant.

By Sep. 29, 2013

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Star Wars Reads Day: Books? A Jedi craves these things

Jedi, stormtroopers, Jawas, Ewoks, and book lovers alike will grab their favorite books and gather for the third annual Star Wars Reads Day, to be held in October.

By Apr. 7, 2014

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DC's e-comics expand to a multiverse of devices

You no longer need a cosmic treadmill of devices to get your DC Comics fix, as the publisher becomes the first to load the shelves of the Kindle, Nook, and iBookstores with its weekly releases.

By Nov. 7, 2012

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Michael Jackson's recording engineer's fascinating new book

"The Bruce Swedien Recording Method" is chock full of the legendary engineer's wisdom. It's a great read for engineers and audiophiles of any age.

By Dec. 1, 2013

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DOJ proposes ways to halt Apple e-book price-fixing

Apple would need to pay for an external monitor, sever deals with publishers, and let Amazon and Barnes & Noble link their iOS e-book apps to their respective online stores, among other proposed measures.

By Aug. 2, 2013