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Book Publishing Industry News. Regular news updates from The Bookseller's news desk. The latest press reports about the publishing sector and updates from the City

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This is good news (and something I always suspected...)


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Five Bookish iPhone Games You Should Be Playing Right Now

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Eric Smith shares some fun literary-themed iPhone games he thinks you should be checking out.

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A runner game that lets you follow the text of Pride & Prejudice? I'm so in. 


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Is The “Young Adult” Boom Dwindling In Books As Well As Movies?

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There's a lot riding on Divergent, which comes out this Friday. Studios are hoping it'll show there are still audiences for young-adult films other than Hunger Games, after the dismal performance of several other films. But also, says the Wall Street Journal, there's hope it'll rescue the struggling young-adult book market.

Sara Rosett's insight:

Finally! "Also, studios are getting wary of novels that feel too much like cookie-cutter copies of other stuff. Especially Twilight clones." 


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