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Figures from world's biggest bookseller trumpeted as sign of how self-publishing and smaller labels are changing the industryAs many as a quarter of the top 100 Kindle books on Amazon.com are from indie publishers, according to data revealed at a trade presentation by the retailer.A chart detailing the 25 top-selling indie titles in 2012 was passed on by an audience member via Twitter.Though the term "indie" is broad, covering everything from self-published authors to publishing houses that fall outside the ... more
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The nonprofit organization, which subsidizes the publication of five volumes of poetry a year, is short $25,000, its director said on Wednesday.
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'I like this book because although it is a fiction book it actually tells you facts too'This book is about a girl called Precious. One day her Aunt sent her a letter which asked her if she would like to come for a visit. Her Auntie lived in a Safari park. When Precious arrived they were making a film about a lion. The lion was a tame lion called Teddy. Precious and her friend Khumo were asked to help. As ... more
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The year’s best books, selected by the editors of The New York Times Book Review.
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In two new picture books, animals flit from place to place, enjoying the best views without ever having to wait in line.