The Morning Coffee – 6 November 2013

Top stories this morning include an interview of Terry Pratchett, another commentary on Amazon porn censorship, part 2 of a series on author types, a post about literary hoaxes, a look into whether QC is possible for indie ebooks, and a deep look at the NY Times YA best-seller list.

  • 50 Incredibly Tough Books for Extreme Readers (Flavorwire)
  • Amazon’s porn censorship is inconsistent and unfair (
  • Apple simplifies bulk book and app deployment with new 'managed distribution' program (Apple Insider)
  • Barnes & Noble Nook GlowLight review: much improved, but the competition is still winning (Engadget)
  • A Closer Look at The New York Times YA Bestsellers List, Part 1 (Stacked)
  • A conversation with Terry Pratchett, author of The Carpet People (Boing Boing)
  • Do You Read Self-Published Books Differently? Yes, You Do! (Catherine, Caffeinated)
  • blocks FLAG fanfic e-book converter, disallows copying and pasting (TeleRead)
  • The Four Types of Authors in the World - Part 2: Successful Authors (DBW)
  • Movie Studios Prepare Police Report Against ‘Netflix Proxy’ ISP (TorrentFreak)
  • Quality Control in the Indie Community - can it really work? (Self-Publishing Advice)
  • Twitter interview with Peter Hudson of BitLit (FutureBook)
  • Twelve Literary Hoaxes and Put-ons from "A Reader's Book of Days" (Shelfari)

About Nate Hoffelder (10615 Articles)
Nate Hoffelder is the founder and editor of The Digital Reader:"I've been into reading ebooks since forever, but I only got my first ereader in July 2007. Everything quickly spiraled out of control from there. Before I started this blog in January 2010 I covered ebooks, ebook readers, and digital publishing for about 2 years as a part of MobileRead Forums. It's a great community, and being a member is a joy. But I thought I could make something out of how I covered the news for MobileRead, so I started this blog."

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