Saturday, July 30, 2016

The Roundup with PW

PRH Had 'Solid' First Half, Pearson Says
Pearson, which has a 47% stake in Penguin Random House, said benefits from the integration of Penguin and Random House offset "reduced demand" for e-books in the period.
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A Bookish Nominee: Hillary Clinton, according to her daughter, is a presidential nominee who reads, and shares, books.

Mahasweta Devi Dies at 90: The eminent Indian playwright, litterateur, and social activist died on Thursday afternoon in Calcutta.

Tweaking 'The Gene': Scribner has made changes to Siddhartha Mukherjee’s 'The Gene' after an excerpt in the 'New Yorker' sparked criticism from scientists.

Liane Moriarty, By the Book: The author of 'The Husband’s Secret' and, now, 'Truly Madly Guilty' hated 'Moby-Dick' as a child.

The New Gay Novel: The latest and most provocative trend in gay fiction has been to explore lingering shame in an age of declaratory pride.

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