April 11, 2017
by Neelima

Readers can’t Digest-Week 128 (5-April to 11-April)

1.World’s biggest prize for children’s books goes to ‘caring visionary’ 2. Yevgeny Yevtushenko, Russian poet who memorialized Babi Yar, dies aged 84   3.Will.I.Am Is Publishing A YA Novel That’s Being Described As ‘The Terminator’ Meets Harry Potter 4.HBO, Rai to … Continue reading

May 8, 2015
by InstaScribe

Visual Friday: Different Platforms for eBbook Publishing

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November 11, 2014
by punjacked
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Readers Can’t Digest – Week 13 (03-Nov to 09-Nov)

1. Scholastic is reissuing 21 titles of R.L Stine’s Goosebumps on the occasion of the release of the first Goosebumps movie in August 2015. Goosebumps is the second-bestselling series of all time globally.   2.  Kobo has signed a deal with Marvel … Continue reading

September 29, 2014
by Jaya

3 reasons Harper Collins going direct to consumer is not going to work out

TL; DR: It’s not the book, silly. It’s the ecosystem. Each physical book is a different product, unconnected to each other. I might have been buying books from a store twenty miles from home for the last twenty years but … Continue reading

September 2, 2014
by punjacked
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Readers Can’t Digest – Week 3 (25-Aug to 31-Aug)

1. Kobo‘s Aura H20, the new waterproof e-book reader will be available for sale from October 1, 2014. According to Kobo’s president, more 60% of the users wanted to be able to use e-book readers by water without worrying. (http://www.publishersweekly.com/pw/by-topic/digital/devices/article/63797-kobo-debuts-waterproof-e-reader.html) … Continue reading

July 15, 2014
by Jaya

Amazon’s Monopoly? Publishers’ Doing.

Dear Publishers, I abso-bloody-lutely hate monopolies. Have a look at the term monopoly on Wikipedia. You will read how monopolies have screwed humanity through the ages! Take the salt monopoly in China that dates back to the year 758. Okay, … Continue reading