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Crooked Media partners with publisher Zando for book imprint

Jun. 14, 2022 09:13 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — A leading progressive media company, founded by three former members of the Obama administration, has formed a book imprint with the independent publisher Zando. On Tuesday, Zando announced that it would partner with Crooked Media, founded in 2017 by Jon Favreau,...

Judge in Maryland strikes down library e-book law

Jun. 13, 2022 20:17 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — In a legal case closely watched by libraries and the publishing industry, a federal judge in Maryland struck down a state law requiring publishers to make e-books available on “reasonable terms" to libraries if they were also being offered to the general public. ...

Apple-Books-Top-10

May. 24, 2022 11:32 AM EDT

US Bestseller List - Paid Books Book Title by Author Name - ISBN - (Publisher) 1. In the Blood by Jack Carr - 9781982181680 - (AtriaEmily Bestler Books) 2. Phil by Alan Shipnuck - 9781476797113 - (Avid Reader Press Simon & Schuster) 3....

Apple-Books-Top-10

May. 17, 2022 13:18 PM EDT

US Bestseller List - Paid Books Book Title by Author Name - ISBN - (Publisher) 1. The Summer Place by Jennifer Weiner - 9781501133596 - (Atria Books) 2. Book Lovers by Emily Henry - 9780593334843 - (Penguin Publishing Group) 3. It Ends...

The top 10 Books on the Apple Store

May. 10, 2022 11:44 AM EDT

US Bestseller List - Paid Books Book Title by Author Name - ISBN - (Publisher) 1. 22 Seconds by James Patterson & Maxine Paetro - 9780316499385 - (Little, Brown and Company) 2. Book Lovers by Emily Henry - 9780593334843 - (Penguin Publishing Group) ...

Geena Davis memoir 'Dying of Politeness' comes out in fall

May. 10, 2022 11:24 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Oscar winner Geena Davis has a memoir coming out this fall, titled “Dying of Politeness,” and described by the actor as her “journey to badassery.” HarperOne, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers, announced Tuesday that the book will be published Oct. 11....

Librarians, authors, publishers form anti-book ban coalition

May. 10, 2022 09:05 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The American Library Association, the American Federation of Teachers and more than a dozen other organizations have formed a coalition to fight the nationwide wave of book bans and challenges. Unite Against Book Bans ( https://uniteagainstbookbans.org ) also...

John Irving, Yiyun Li excerpts featured in free e-collection

May. 10, 2022 08:30 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Upcoming fiction from John Irving, Yiyun Li and Elizabeth McCracken will be among 59 works excerpted in a free e-book compilation released by the industry newsletter Publishers Lunch. “Buzz Books 2022: Fall/Winter” was available for download Tuesday on...

A second JD Vance book falls through, publisher says

May. 05, 2022 14:33 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — A second book by “Hillbilly Elegy” author and U.S. Senate candidate JD Vance that had been under contract with Harper has been called off, the publisher told The Associated Press Thursday. The book, currently listed on Amazon.com and until recently on the...

Editorial Roundup: Florida

Apr. 27, 2022 07:16 AM EDT

South Florida Sun Sentinel. April 25, 2022. Editorial: A Trump judge rated ‘not qualified’ got it wrong on masks COVID-19 caught the United States unprepared and unwilling in some ways to defend itself against the viral pandemic that has now taken nearly a million...