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7 Books That Need A Sequel
Originally published on Kirkus. For more from Kirkus, click here. The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas “This story is necessary
Join the Revolution That's Transforming Our Lives
Say it Better, mutuality, TEDx
We are living in a world where good and bad behaviors can originate in more places, be adopted quicker, and spread faster farther. The Law of Unintended Consequences will become the rule, not the exception.
Cory Doctorow: 'I Can't Read This Without Crying'
On Aaron Swartz: Looking Forward
Senior Director of Strategy, Free Press and Free Press Action ...
If any good can come of this, it's the wider attention Aaron's death has brought to his struggle with corruption, and his efforts to create the tools needed to fix it.
A More Honest Way Of Selling Ebooks
Business Development, Humble Bundle
We believe that of you simply treat the customer with respect, then they will reciprocate in kind. With the help of Neil Gaiman, Dave McKean, John Scalzi and Cory Doctorow among others, we are testing this idea.
New Olympic Competition: Hacking the Olympics
Founder and Chief Instigator, TechSoup Global
The 2012 Olympics are going to get hacked. We're about to see what happens when an irresistible force -- angry teched-up people linked by social media -- collides with an immovable object -- the corporatized branding colossus known as the International Olympic Committee.
How To Write A Book: Tips From Famous Authors
Do Authors Make Good Publishers?
Does Free Sell?
Executive Editor at CNET.com
I recently re-issued the free app as a lengthy excerpt and posted 150 pages of "Knife Music" on Scribd.com. Since then some folks have asked me whether giving away the whole book or these extended free samples has helped sell books.
Highlights From the First Annual Book Blogger Convention
New York Times Bestselling Author
The first annual Book Blogger Convention was officially held on May 28 at the Javits Center in New York City, immediately following the conclusion of BookExpo America. More than 200 bloggers, publishers, and authors attended.
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The iPad, My Mother, and the Doctor(ow)
Has the world, in its over-appreciation and/or over-hatred of Apple, become so blind as to only attack the sales process of one digital sales company?
Authors Ask: How Terrifying Will Our Future Be?
Curator of Santa Claus Association and author of Weird-o-Pedia
The thrills and terrors of where our world is headed served as the subject matter for Thursday night's "Bleak Horizons: Dark Visions of the Future" panel discussion at powerHouse Arena in DUMBO.
Frankfurt Book Fair: Deals, E-Books, China, Mandela
Resolve to Read More
The number one rule to follow if you want to read more is to SIT down and do it. Read while eating lunch. Substitute two chapters of a book for one Facebook visit and instead of tweeting, read a book.
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