Wednesday, May 03, 2017
The Roundup with PW
Amazon Japan Will Bypass Nippon: The e-tailer will partially suspend a deal with the major book distributor next month, challenging longtime industry distribution practices.
Barbershop Books Wins NBF Award: The National Book Foundation has named the community-based literacy foundation the winner of the 2017 Innovations In Reading Prize.
Bernie's Book for a Teen Revolution: The Vermont senator is coming out with a book this summer geared toward teaching young people political organizing.
A Parthenon of Banned Books: Argentinian artist Marta Minujín will construct a massive art installation, the Parthenon of Books, to honor the tenets of democracy and creative freedom.
I Was a Seventh-Grade Book Censor: A writer reflects on a time when, as a middle schooler, she asked her mother to ban her from reading 'Brave New World.'