Top stories this morning include an argument that suffering is good for the soul, the shocking news that pirates are running rampant in Google Play Books, Facebook both saving and destroying the news industry as we know it, and the latest stats from the Canadian publishing industry.
- The Benefits of Reading a Book You Don't Like (BookRiot)
- Booksellers, Librarians Push for Passage of USA Freedom Act (PW)
- Ebook piracy running rampant on Google Play (IBTimes)
- Facebook Begins Hosting News Articles From Nine Publishers - Digits (WSJ)
- Facebook Starts Hosting Publishers’ “Instant Articles” (TechCrunch)
- Infographic: State of Digital Publishing in Canada 2014 (BookNet Canada)
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