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eBook Rights: The Role Of Publishers Is Greater Than It May Seem

First Posted: 03/18/10 06:12 AM ET Updated: 05/25/11 04:05 PM ET

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The New York Times:

News that the heirs of William Styron, the author of "Sophie's Choice," are licensing the electronic-publishing rights for some of his Random House books to Open Road Integrated Media got me to pondering: Are e-books a new frontier in publishing, a fresh version of the author's work? Or are they simply the latest editions of the books produced by publishers like Random House?

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Filed by Jessie Kunhardt  |