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Interesting Timing By S&S+Hachette

The same week that Nook “launches”–or at least, gets a few demos into stores, and some glowing reviews that don’t actually experience any of the bragged-about-features–and Sony’s finally got its new format, maybe, Hachette and S&S have turned around and … Continue reading

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The Returns Business Is Just Getting Weirder

Hachette’s been fighting with another of the big shops.  I wonder if Pennyworth will be in COLA tomorrow. /Probably not.

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Dear Author Reports: Hachette Back With Fictionwise Et al

So, that’s nice.  But… still $3 more per book at the smaller stores…

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On the Plus Side, BoB’s Epub Titles Are Only Down 8% After Hachette

New total is 3489.  This is on top of Overdrive’s triumphant announcement of “thousands” of .epub books available for download at the Cleveland Public Library! Now, let’s assume, based on a certain lag from Mobi titles, Amazon never again adds … Continue reading

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So, Do We Have To Alter The Fictionwise Wikipedia Spam Now?

Better way to phrase the Hachette Situation: Best-Selling Ebook publisher on the planet now device-specific. I know the foreign-rights excuse is offered.  Also… there was something else weird with Overdrive earlier this week. Umm, just a guess… there’s a little … Continue reading

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Perils of a Paris-Based Reporter

So, I’m up before sunrise, and I catch Doreen Carvajal’s piece on the Amazon/Hachette kerfluffle. It’ s a weird story for the Times, as the publishers of the NY Times Book Review in general know that industry-standard discounts for books … Continue reading

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Hachette Epub Update!

Searching the Ebooklocator, I’ve got 133, yes, 133 Hachette titles in the .epub format, not available for sale anywhere! Oh, wait, that’s the same as last time, with the most recent title sent out on April 3rd. Well, on the … Continue reading

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Where Can I Buy a Hachette Epub Book?

Not that I haven’t believed every single word I’ve ever heard on this topic, after all, the lead idiot often mentions important people when browbeating, but I’m wondering, where can I get me some Hachette loving? They were supposed to … Continue reading

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