February 17, 2012
Day in Review
by Dennis Johnson
Amazon to start paying taxes in Pennsylvania Sept. 1
Library Patrons Buy Books They Borrow, Study Says
Linsane: Jeremy Lin gets a literary agent
Author joins Open Road vs. HarperCollins over erights to Julie of the Wolves
Madeleine L’Engle’s Wrinkle in Time is 50
Explosion of self-published snuff e-books about Whitney Houston
Utah judge orders convicted to read Les Miserables
The same day Penguin UK announces book trailer award contest …
… the Independent writes about the Moby Awards …
… which remind us of this new line of Penguin books …
… which look a lot like a bland version of THIS award-winning design …
… hey Penguin UK, you want to know what we’re having for lunch?
Dennis Johnson is the founder of MobyLives, and the co-founder and co-publisher of Melville House.