Tuesday, June 14, 2016

The Roundup with PW

New Harry Potter Book Among Booksellers' Summer Picks
Booksellers report strong sales heading into summer, with the highly anticipated new Harry Potter book among the titles tipped to make it a busy season.
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New App, Litsy, Aims To Be the Instagram of Books
New app provides a social platform for talking about, sharing, and reviewing books.
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Writers Respond to Orlando Massacre: LGBTQ and allied authors reflect on Sunday's shooting with a mix of outrage, sorrow, and thoughtful reflection.

The Books Hamilton Borrowed: The Society Library in New York holds the records of which books Alexander Hamilton and Aaron Burr once borrowed.

Don DeLillo on Writing 'Underworld': "I began to think almost in the abstract patterns of an expressionist painter, such as Pollock or Rothko."

Zadie Smith's 'NW' on the BBC: Nikki Amuka-Bird and Phoebe Fox are reportedly tapped for the television adaptation of Smith's 2012 novel.

Amazon in India: A look at Kindle's marketing strategy in India."We're not bothered whether print is big in India; readership is."

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