Sunday Post – April 18, 2021

Sunday Post – April 18, 2021

The Sunday Post is hosted by the wonderful Kimberly, the Caffeinated Book Reviewer. It’s a chance to share news, recap the past week, take a look ahead, and showcase our new treasures—I mean books! This Week I participated in an online play reading last Sunday — Twelfth Night, in which… Read more »

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News & Notes – 4/17/2021

News & Notes – 4/17/2021

News & Notes is a weekly Saturday post featuring book- and publishing-related news, links to interesting articles and opinion pieces, and other cool stuff Independent Bookstore Day – April 24 Independent Bookstore Day is next Saturday, Apr. 24, 2021. If you’re comfortable going into shops, and your local indie bookstore… Read more »

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Google celebrates Johannes Gutenberg

Google celebrates Johannes Gutenberg

Today’s Google Doodle celebrates Johannes Gutenberg, often called “the father of the printing press”, who somewhere around the year 1439 introduced the technology of moveable-type printing to Europe. Books and other materials printed using Gutenberg’s technology were easier and quicker to produce than earlier hand-copied books or books printed using… Read more »

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Sunday Post – April 11, 2021

Sunday Post – April 11, 2021

The Sunday Post is hosted by the wonderful Kimberly, the Caffeinated Book Reviewer. It’s a chance to share news, recap the past week, take a look ahead, and showcase our new treasures—I mean books! This Week I’m still working on the index. I had a Spinners and Weaver’s Guild meeting… Read more »

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News & Notes – 4/03/2021

News & Notes – 4/03/2021

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 HarperCollins to Acquire HMH Trade. (Publishers Weekly) Houghton Mifflin Harcourt are the publishers of Tolkien’s works and many other well-known books and franchises (The… Read more »

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News & Notes – 3/27/2021

News & Notes – 3/27/2021

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 Norton Juster, author of The Phantom Tollbooth, died March 8 at the age of 91. Juster, an architect, began the classic children’s novel while… Read more »

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Sunday Post – March 21, 2021

Sunday Post – March 21, 2021

The Sunday Post is hosted by the wonderful Kimberly, the Caffeinated Book Reviewer. It’s a chance to share news, recap the past week, take a look ahead, and showcase our new treasures—I mean books! This Week I turned one project in and started the next. I upgraded my indexing software… Read more »

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