Goodreads Best Books of 2014 (GoodReads)
Announcing the winners of the 2014 Goodreads Choice Awards, the only major book awards decided by readers. Congratulations to the best books of the year!
The Obamas Go Book Shopping on Small Business Saturday (GalleyCat)
President Obama made his annual trip to the Washington DC based indie book store Politics and Prose over the weekend to celebrate Small Business Saturday.
Money is Pouring into Media, but Will it Find the Value it Seeks? (GigaOM)
As tech analyst Ben Thompson pointed out in an email to Stratechery subscribers about the news, one of the most noteworthy things about both of these deals is that they came from investors who have previously not shown any interest in media…
Author Discontent Grows as Kindle Unlimited Enters its Fifth Month (The Digital Reader)
When Kindle Unlimited launched in the US 4 months ago there were many questioning whether it was good or bad for authors, and if the chorus of complaints over the past few days are any indication then the answer will be no.
Kindle Daily Deal: Astonish Me (and others)