Monday 20th October
Book streaming services are still struggling to get bestsellers on to our virtual shelves
If I weighed in on Amazon's side in its battle with Hachette, no publisher would ever publish another book of mine
Amazon.com, the giant online retailer, has too much power, and it uses that power in ways that hurt America
On grounds of consumer fraud?
Where is the money to pay authors to write "serious literature" going to come from?
The difference between the real thing and by-the-numbers efforts becomes ever more glaring
When the works of hundreds of writers from countries with a population less than Bangalore are being translated and sold in millions, maybe people from Karnataka should take the responsibility of promoting their own literature.?''
The new system of paying translators in Germany actually can punish the publisher for having a bestseller in some cases
"Hugh Howey's short-sighted, Ayn Rand-ian argument harms book culture"
Why we need a new way of talking about young adult literature
The German copyright on Mein Kampf expires in 2015, renewing debate on whether it should be reprinted, or even read
The great thing about a literary prize is not who wins, but that there is so much to admire
Nobel judge Horace Engdahl is wrong - creative writing courses and grants aren't barriers to becoming a rebellious writer, says Polari winner Diriye Osman
Amazon doesn't have any kind of monopoly
Opening the prize up to American authors could end a tradition of bringing brilliant post-colonial writing to a global audience
But away from the hype, serious readers seem to be surviving remarkably well
Why is it that, so often, when a Nobel Prize is awarded to a non-American writer, readers in the U.S.—even the most well-read and cosmopolitan among us—find themselves drawing a blank?
Non-English language publishers should publish in English themselves
And is digital the savior of high culture?
Grants cut off writers from society says Horace Engdahl
Here are a couple of points about book economics that Mike Shatzkin learned at his Daddy's knee
You seem to have been told to be nicey-nicey, but giving homilies to grandparents about reading to children is not an education policy
'Difficult' books can be rewarding – but there's no shame in not getting to the end
Ditch them, says Nick Hornby