http://c.brightcove.com/services/viewer/federated_f9?isSlim=1 Okay. Got it. I haven’t actually heard anyone argue that print books will not continue to have a place in our lives. But the very fact that so many from the traditional publishing sector feel the need to reiterate these talking points argues against the very point that they’re trying to make. (via BEA…

Mass Romance Novel Publisher Going All In On E-Books | Wired Business | Wired.com E-books are becoming more popular by the minute thanks to devices like the Kindle, Nook, and iPad, but major dead tree publishers have been hesitant to go all in—until now. Dorchester Publishing, which describes itself as the “oldest independent mass market…

Stephen King has the wrong villain – it’s not the ebook – Telegraph Blogs

Stephen King has the wrong villain – it’s not the ebook – Telegraph Blogs No: the problem isn’t ebooks. They’re just the malevolent familiars of two dark and ancient gods: the internet, and big business. People have been buying more and more of their reading material from Amazon and other online retailers, and less and…

Stephen King Says No to Joyland E-Book – WSJ.com

Stephen King Says No to Joyland E-Book – WSJ.com He may not save bookstores, but he’ll have fewer bootlegged copies swarming the internet. By JEFFREY A. TRACHTENBERG Don’t expect to see an e-book edition any time soon of Stephen King’s new novel, “Joyland,” which will be published next month. Digital books pioneer Stephen King is…

OverDrive Announces Availability of Hachette Book Group eBooks – WSJ.com

OverDrive Announces Availability of Hachette Book Group eBooks – WSJ.com OverDrive Announces Availability of Hachette Book Group eBooks Bestselling Hachette Book Group Titles Will Be Available for Library and School Lending via OverDrive CLEVELAND, OH—(Marketwired – May 1, 2013) – Hachette Book Group, one of the largest and most successful publishers in the world, will…

Librarians fight to keep publishers from taking over e-book revolution | Fort Worth | Ne…

via star-telegram.com: Librarians fight to keep publishers from taking over e-book revolution | Fort Worth | Ne… I love librarians! There’s a tightrope across the digital divide that nearly 7,000 librarians meeting this week in Fort Worth are crossing, but some aren’t tiptoeing. They’re leaping across the gap and looking for ways to stay at the…