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Top 12 Articles on Publishing in Latin America of 2014

Top 12 Articles on Publishing in Latin America of 2014 | eBooky things | Scoop.it
Latin America is a dynamic book publishing region. Read our top articles from 2014 about publishing in Brazil, Mexico, Argentina and other Latin American countries.
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Five Digital Publishing Questions for Joseph Esposito | Digital Book World

Five Digital Publishing Questions for Joseph Esposito | Digital Book World | eBooky things | Scoop.it
Scholarly publishing expert Joseph Esposito on new distribution channels, the subscription ebook market and innovation in the academic space.
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What Is the Point of Academic Books?

What Is the Point of Academic Books? | eBooky things | Scoop.it
Ultimately, they're meant to disseminate knowledge. But their narrow appeal makes them expensive to produce and harder to sell.
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Los eBooks de Nolim son más caros que los de Amazon

Los eBooks de Nolim son más caros que los de Amazon | eBooky things | Scoop.it
La pasada semana Carrefour presentaba de forma oficial sus nuevos libros electrónicos, el Nolimbook y el Nolimbook+, que con unas interesantes características y especificaciones, que repasábamos en este artículo, y unos precios bastante reducidos...
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Forget Your Preconceptions About Teenagers and Reading

Forget Your Preconceptions About Teenagers and Reading | eBooky things | Scoop.it
The children's book market has grown 44% in the last decade. Why? Because, as Nielsen's Children's Book Summit detailed, kids and teens still read — a lot.
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The 20 best food books of 2014

The 20 best food books of 2014 | eBooky things | Scoop.it
Observer Food Monthly’s picks of the year – get one for the cook in your life Continue reading...
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Where Should You Self-Publish an e-Book?

Where Should You Self-Publish an e-Book? | eBooky things | Scoop.it
One of the top concerns on most indie authors minds is what company to self-publish with. There are some strong benefits with throwing down exclusively with Amazon, but others want a more global reach for their content.
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Eleven Trends and Opportunities for Digital Publishers in 2015 | Digital Book World

Eleven Trends and Opportunities for Digital Publishers in 2015 | Digital Book World | eBooky things | Scoop.it
Industry analyst Thad McIlroy outlines 11 key trends creating opportunities for digital publishers heading into 2015. Download his free white paper.
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Scribd Expands eBook Subscription Catalog, Adds Lord of The Rings

Scribd Expands eBook Subscription Catalog, Adds Lord of The Rings | eBooky things | Scoop.it
Scribd has a problem: if a subscriber reads too many books in a month, Scribd could lose money. This is a problem it shares with Oyster and other ebook subscription services, and yesterday Scribd announced a novel solution.
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The Bookseller's Books of the Year

The Bookseller's Books of the Year | eBooky things | Scoop.it
The main question we asked when compiling the second Books of the Year list, was: what are these sort of lists good for?
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Amazon’s Hidden & Functional App Store Gets Them Ousted From Google Play

Amazon’s Hidden & Functional App Store Gets Them Ousted From Google Play | eBooky things | Scoop.it
In September, Amazon updated their Android app such that it was actually a completely functional app store.
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Apple Releases iBookstore Best-Seller List for 2014

Apple Releases iBookstore Best-Seller List for 2014 | eBooky things | Scoop.it
As the year draws to a close, all of the major ebook retailers are getting ready to share their lists of the most downloaded titles for their respective stores. Google's list is coming tomorrow morning, and Apple's list was posted yesterday.
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Amazon Loses Another Publishing Boss, Gains Two More

Amazon Loses Another Publishing Boss, Gains Two More | eBooky things | Scoop.it
The head position at Amazon publishing, is not exactly cursed, but people tend not to last very long. A year into the job, Daphne Durham is leaving the company.
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Weak Adult Frontlist Turns Trade Stats Negative In September - Publishers Lunch

Trade sales as measured by the AAP turned significantly negative for the first time all year in September, ratifying concerns that the lack of new breakout hits might weigh on consumer traffic and sales during the most important months of the year. Total trade sales of $618 million were down…
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Academic publishing and scholarly communication: a status report | Harvard Magazine Jan-Feb 2015

Academic publishing and scholarly communication: a status report | Harvard Magazine Jan-Feb 2015 | eBooky things | Scoop.it
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5% uplift for US publisher revenues

5% uplift for US publisher revenues | eBooky things | Scoop.it
US publishers have reported a sales revenues rise of nearly 5% across 2014, mainly fuelled by the success of children's and young adult.
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Kindle For iOS Updated With Goodreads, Kindle Unlimited Integrations And More

Kindle For iOS Updated With Goodreads, Kindle Unlimited Integrations And More | eBooky things | Scoop.it
 Amazon this morning has rolled out an updated version of its Kindle app for iOS users which now offers readers a number of new features, including integration with Amazon acquisition Goodreads, personalized book suggestions, and, for those who...
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Another E-book Dip

Another E-book Dip | eBooky things | Scoop.it
E-books lost a little bit of sales ground in the third quarter of 2014, according to data from the latest survey of book-buying behavior from Nielsen Books & Consumers.
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Amazon Announces Best-Selling Books of 2014

Amazon Announces Best-Selling Books of 2014 | eBooky things | Scoop.it
With the year drawing to a close, everyone from Google to Apple has been posting of their best selling titles for 2014. Yesterday Amazon published their list.
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Una infografía compara los principales servicios de lectura del mercado

Una infografía compara los principales servicios de lectura del mercado | eBooky things | Scoop.it
En este mismo sitio web ya hemos analiza los principales servicio de lectura que están a día de hoy disponibles en el mercado, pero ahora queremos mostraros una interesante infografía en la que se compran estos servicios de forma muy gráfica.
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Blinkist Goes Freemium, Adds Audiobooks

Blinkist Goes Freemium, Adds Audiobooks | eBooky things | Scoop.it
It looks like Germany-based  hasn't encountered the same market limitation which led its competitor Citia to pivot from serving ebook consumers to crafting catalogs and websites earlier this year.
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Kindle Unlimited launches in France and Brazil

Kindle Unlimited launches in France and Brazil | eBooky things | Scoop.it
Kindle Unlimited has launched in France and Brazil, bringing to seven the number of countries where the service is available.
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Google Announces Top Reading Apps and eBooks of 2014

Google Announces Top Reading Apps and eBooks of 2014 | eBooky things | Scoop.it
Google is in a prime position to give everyone a sense of the most popular news and eBook apps. The Play app store is basically bundled on 85% of every Android phone and tablet on the market.
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Can an Oil-and-Gas Exec Disrupt the Book Business?

Can an Oil-and-Gas Exec Disrupt the Book Business? | eBooky things | Scoop.it
Bangkok-based Gordon Ross says disrupting the book industry is a business challenge, and has launched Bleeding Heart Publications to test his instincts.
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Kindle Unlimited Launches in France, Brazil

Kindle Unlimited Launches in France, Brazil | eBooky things | Scoop.it
Local sources are reporting that Kindle Unlimited launched today in Brazil and France.
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