book2book

  booktrade.info

Search Booktrade.info:  


Saturday 29th August

Book2book Home Book Trade News Trade Announcements Bestseller Lists About Booktrade.info

Bringing Serendipity To The Literary

Posted at 7:37AM Monday 17 Feb 2014

Introducing the Biblio-Mat: an office locker-housed, microprocessor-controlled "book randomizer," made of pulleys, winches, skateboard bearings, switches, relays and a mechanical bell that delivers, in exchange for $2 and with a satisfying thunk, whatever aging tome is next destined to tumble out.

macleans.ca




Get book trade news by email

Daily book trade headlines and breaking publishing news by email - just £3 a month. Click on the Subscribe button below to sign up now

Find out more


Search the news archive:
 






More Feature Items

Elena Ferrante On The Literary Gynaeceum, The Male Colonization Of Our Imaginations, And The Complexity Of Friendship
www.vanityfair.com

The Mysterious, Anonymous Author Elena Ferrante on the Conclusion of Her Neapolitan Novels

Social Media Marketing Must Be Manageable
www.digitalbookworld.com

Making Social Media Marketing manageable is about learning how to take inventory of your time, resources and skill and then planning accordingly

Designing A New Market For Printed Books
www.afr.com

David Pearson's name adorns the back of millions of Penguin paperbacks with his redesigned covers

Poetry Has A Plagiarism Problem
littleatoms.com

A murky world of stolen lines and rhymes

Stella Rimington on mission to 'rescue spy stories from blokes'
www.theguardian.com

Addressing Edinburgh the international book festival, the former MI5 chief spoke about bringing women into a genre dominated by men

World's Smallest Bookstore
weeklypacket.com

9 foot by 12 footseems pretty big to me

Account Sign-In

Most Popular Stories

  1. I Had A Baby And Cancer When I Worked At Amazon
  2. Fifty Shades publisher 'must set aside' $10m in royalties spat
  3. Novel Scarlett Johansson tried to ban to be published in UK
  4. Romanian City Offers Free Rides To People Reading On The Bus
  5. Audiobooks Now Available on TuneIn Premium
  6. The NYTBR (reviews/slanders) Mario Vargas Llosa ?
  7. WH Smith under fire for hospital prices
  8. PubMatch, LBF Team Up
  9. Secret Garden Colouring-in Book Sells 3m Copies In China
  10. Tolkien's First Fantasy Story Published