The Morning Coffee – 8 December 2014

Must read stories this Monday morning include a dissection of the latest Doug Preston interview, ebooks in Star Trek, how book publishers are encouraging authors to not sign with them, and more.

  • 11 Joys of Re-Reading Books, Because Starting Over at Page 1 Is a Feeling You Can't Replicate (Bustle)
  • 73% of Kids Would Read More If They Could Find Books They Like (GalleyCat)
  • Book publishers are incentivizing midlist authors to abandon them for Amazon (Simon Owens)
  • Douglas Preston on Amazon, Authors United, and What’s Next (The Passive Voice)
  • eBooks in Star Trek?  (TeleRead)
  • Flickr’s Wall Art Program Exposes Weaknesses in Licensing Automation (Copyright and Technology)
  • Kindle Needs A “Subscribe To Author” Button (TechCrunch)
  • Our bankrupt critical culture (VacuousMinx)
  • What are you reading on? (Dear Author)

About Nate Hoffelder (10600 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 – 8 December 2014

  1. The 11 Joys post is a good example of why text with injected multimedia just doesn’t work. The video clips really make it impossible to read the article.

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