Category: News & Notes

News & Notes – 1/21/2023

News & Notes – 1/21/2023

News & Notes is a weekly Saturday post featuring book- and publishing-related news, links to interesting articles and opinion pieces, and other cool stuff. Worth Reading/Viewing For Readers, Writers, & Bloggers Books, Movies, TV, and Conventions Lists Bookish Quote Twitter Facebook 0 Pinterest 0 StumbleUpon 0

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HarperCollins Union Strike Continues

HarperCollins Union Strike Continues

You may have heard that HarperCollins union workers are on strike. The HC union has been on strike since mid-November. They are seeking better pay, more workplace diversity, and better job security. But why does this matter to you as a reader? Worker’s salaries. Most publishing jobs are in New… Read more »

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News & Notes – 12/03/2022

News & Notes – 12/03/2022

News & Notes is a weekly Saturday post featuring book- and publishing-related news, links to interesting articles and opinion pieces, and other cool stuff Bookish News Worth Reading/Viewing For Anyone on Twitter If you are trying to figure out where to go if Twitter implodes, and particularly if you’re curious… Read more »

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News & Notes – 11/19/2022

News & Notes – 11/19/2022

News & Notes is a weekly Saturday post featuring book- and publishing-related news, links to interesting articles and opinion pieces, and other cool stuff. Bookish News Worth Reading/Viewing For Writers & Bloggers Books, Movies, and TV Lists Bookish Quote Twitter Facebook 0 Pinterest 0 StumbleUpon 0

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The Twitter Debacle

The Twitter Debacle

The Twitter Debacle If you have been following the news at all recently, you’re probably aware of the growing problems at Twitter following Elon Musk’s purchase of the site a few weeks ago. Since taking command of the company, Musk has These moves leave Twitter with a significant employee shortage…. Read more »

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News & Notes – 10/01/2022

News & Notes – 10/01/2022

News & Notes is a weekly Saturday post featuring book- and publishing-related news, links to interesting articles and opinion pieces, and other cool stuff Literary Losses Hilary Mantel, bestselling author of the Wolf Hall trilogy and a number of other works, died on Sept. 22, 2022, three days after suffering… Read more »

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News & Notes – 9/10/2022

News & Notes – 9/10/2022

News & Notes is a weekly Saturday post featuring book- and publishing-related news, links to interesting articles and opinion pieces, and other cool stuff Literary Losses NAME, short bio Obituaries and tributes: The Guardian; Los Angeles Times; NPR. Bibliography and Biography: Goodreads; Wikipedia Bookish News The Hugo Award winners were announced and presented on… Read more »

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News & Notes – 9/03/2022

News & Notes – 9/03/2022

News & Notes is a weekly Saturday post featuring book- and publishing-related news, links to interesting articles and opinion pieces, and other cool stuff Bookish News Judge thwarts Va. Republicans’ effort to limit book sales at Barnes & Noble (Washington Post) Val McDermid reveals ‘Queen of Crime’ legal threat from… Read more »

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News & Notes – 8/20/2022

News & Notes – 8/20/2022

News & Notes is a weekly Saturday post featuring book- and publishing-related news, links to interesting articles and opinion pieces, and other cool stuff Salman Rushdie By now you have probably heard that author Salman Rushdie was attacked and stabbed onstage at the Chautauqua Institution in New York state. (AP)… Read more »

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News & Notes – 7/30/2022

News & Notes – 7/30/2022

News & Notes is a weekly Saturday post featuring book- and publishing-related news, links to interesting articles and opinion pieces, and other cool stuff Bookish News Left Bank Books in St. Louis, Mo., Damaged by Flooding (Shelf Awareness) Worth Reading/Viewing A medieval carved ivory casket serves as an early graphic… Read more »

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