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Book Review: The Sense of an Ending by Julian Barnes

Peter Clothier | Posted 06.05.2013 | Books
Peter Clothier

I read the last pages of The Sense of an Ending by Julian Barnes before turning out the light last night. I wanted to like it more than I actually did. I wanted to like the narrator more than I did.

'New' Barnes? No Thanks -- Thoughts on a Cultural Crime Scene

Christian Josi | Posted 07.30.2012 | Arts
Christian Josi

And so it has happened. The doors to the "New" Barnes Collection in shiny downtown Philadelphia opened to the public over the holiday weekend.

RETURNING

AP | Posted 06.18.2011 | Sports

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. — North Carolina's Harrison Barnes will return for his sophomore season instead of declaring for the NBA draft. Barnes was th...

Barnes And Noble Makes 'Organizational Changes': Actually, Layoffs

publishersweekly.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Barnes & Noble has confirmed what it is calling "a small number of organizational changes this week" that the retailer said were "designed to better a...

Nook As A Kindle: How To Read Kindle eBooks On Barnes And Noble Device

examiner.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Rooting an Android device is similar to jailbreaking iOS. It allows users to access features and functions they wouldn't normally be able to. The full...

Barnes And Noble Inspires Anti-Corporate Rally

nytimes.com | MELENA RYZIK | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Standing in front of a man holding a placard with a picture of Ms. Dierbeck's novel, and the slogan "Not Coming to a Bookstore Near You," Mr. Peck bri...

eBooks Enhanced With Sound And Video

Yahoo! News | Richard Carter | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

"In five years, books will be more often crossmedia products: with embedded sound, animated pictures, Internet links and ... possible a gaming compone...

Scrabble Is Kindle's #1 'Book'

Los Angeles Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

On Sept. 24, Scrabble for Kindle launched. On Wednesday, the $4.99 Kindle Scrabble -- created by Electronic Arts for Hasbro Inc. -- was the No. 2 best...

Borders Second Quarter Loss Widens

Yahoo! Finance | Mae Anderson, AP Retail Writer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

The company is also closing underperforming stores and introducing a paid loyalty program as it continues to battle tough competition from online reta...

Will Barnes And Noble Closings Leave Landlords In The Cold?

startribune.com | DON JACOBSON | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

As a "bricks-and-mortar" business in a bookselling world that's rapidly adopting digital downloads, fears are creeping in that a new Barnes & Noble ow...

Barnes & Noble Cafe Earns 'A' Grade Despite Mice Droppings

dnainfo.com | Leslie Albrecht | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

By Leslie Albrecht DNAinfo Reporter/Producer UPPER WEST SIDE -- The café at an Upper West Side Barnes & Noble bookstore was awarded a coveted 'A'...

Bookstores We Love For Their Spirit Of Independence (PHOTOS)

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Bookstores have been in the news lately and the subject has been their survival. This is a topic that has been debated since the rise of the chain sto...

Dominate Don't Compete

Grant Cardone | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Grant Cardone

My latest book, If You're Not First, You're Last, hit the NY Times Best Sellers List this week. It also became a top seller at Wall Street Journal (#2...

Best Buy Selling Nook, Barnes & Noble E-Reader, Beginning Sunday

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

NEW YORK — Electronics seller Best Buy Co. will sell Barnes & Noble Inc.'s electronic reader Nook beginning Sunday, the companies said Monday. ...

iPad eBook Apps: Where Will New iPad Users Go To Buy eBooks?

The New York Times | NICK BILTON | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

On April 3, when customers pick up their fancy new Apple iPads and want to purchase an e-book, they will have to decide which online bookstore they wa...

Barnes & Noble Gets New CEO, Shifting Focus Heavily To eBooks

AP | MAE ANDERSON | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

NEW YORK — Barnes & Noble changed CEOs Thursday, elevating the president of its Web site to lead the company, a surprise move that highlights th...

Barnes & Noble Names Jonathan Shar New Head Of Digital Content

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

NEW YORK — Book retailer Barnes & Noble Inc. said Monday it named Jonathan Shar general manager, digital newsstand and emerging content of its W...

Barnes & Noble To Become E-Commerce Retailer

Publishers Weekly | Jim Milliot | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Barnes & Noble CEO Steve Riggio gave the most detailed account of how Barnes & Noble plans to navigate the digital waters in his conference call discu...

eReader Manufacturers To Blame For eBook Price War, Not Publishers

Publishers Marketplace | Michael Cader | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Make eBooks Cheap, Or Grandpa Will Steal Them It's tempting to dismiss today's NYT piece on ebook readers' preference to pay less money for titles fo...

Barnes & Noble Announces Finalists For Discover Award

Barnes & Noble | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

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Plastic Logic's E-Reader

CNET News | Ina Fried | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Plastic Logic has given a name--but not a launch date--for its forthcoming e-reader. The e-book reader, which can display electronic books as well as...

eRead Free Classics Courtesy Of Google

The New York Times | Mick Sussman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

I recently read Emerson cover to cover, so to speak, on my iPhone's Kindle app -- a lesson both in Transcendentalism and the advantages of digitized l...

Book Wars: eReaders And Discounting

The Huffington Post | Jessie Kunhardt | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Yesterday, Barnes & Noble unveiled their new eReader, the Nook. The sleek new model is the latest in a series of new eReaders popping up recently to c...

Lulu Takes On Amazon In eBooks

News & Observer | ALAN M. WOLF | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

The Raleigh-based online book publisher is now selling electronic books by traditional authors, expanding beyond its lineup of self-published titles f...

Barnes & Noble E-Reader: First Pictures Leaked (PHOTOS)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

As we reported before, the "e-reader wars" are going to be heating up given that book retailer Barnes and Noble's new, branded e-reader is looming on ...