The Morning Coffee – 4 September 2014

There's an ecclectic set of links on the reading list this Thursday morning, including a post arguing that The Doctor is a Mary Sue, the effect anonymity has on feedback from readers, and more.

  • Dishing Junk: Ten Ways to Piss Off a Book Blogger (Parajunkee)
  • The Doctor and Sherlock are Mary Sues (Things Matter)
  • Is Amazon Poised to Steal Print On Demand? (Brave New World)
  •  KU or KO? On streaming, subscription and big data (FutureBook)
  • Pittsburgh's City of Asylum offers refuge to embattled authors (MobyLives)
  • The Reader/Writer Relationship… a Cautionary Tale (Mark Capell)
  • Research shows that if you remove anonymity, you won’t hear from most of your readers (GigaOm)

About Nate Hoffelder (10614 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."

1 Comment on The Morning Coffee – 4 September 2014

  1. Super good historical view and explanation of the business plan functioning of ebook subscription plans.

    Would have been a little better if Scribd & Oyster had been mentioned, and if comments were possible.

    But definitely worth the read.

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