Amazon’s Hit Man - The is a very good article about Larry Kirshbaum the new head of Amazon’s Trade Publishing division. Every serious writer should read this article. Take the time, it is only 3,400 words. Source is Blomberg’s Business Week magazine.
Is There Hope for Barnes & Noble? – an interesting take by Rich Adin.
Why Are We Obsessed with What’s New? – Maria Popova reviews a book that explored this sociological phenomenon. Oh, by the way, the book is new…
How to Read a Book – Chad Hall explores the various ways to read. I do a lot of #4.
Will Non-Fiction E-books Achieve the Same Success as Fiction? - Laurel Marshfield explores why e-book fiction outsells e-book non-fiction and whether that will ever change.
Do You Sit at the Computer All Day? – Then read this life-saving article from LifeHacker.
This is a very creative short film (15 minutes), watch it with your kids! It is also an incredible interactive iPad app. Check it out.