Publishing Industry


By 800-CEO-READ, published May 17, 2004, at 2:30 PM in News & Opinion

I don't know if you are familiar with DearReader. com. The service is the brainchild of Suzanne Beecher.


Signed business books

By Jack, published April 27, 2004, at 5:10 PM in News & Opinion

Lawrence Block has been writing books forever. He has won everything a mystery writer can win. Edgar's et.


Searching for Books

By 800-CEO-READ, published April 26, 2004, at 1:45 PM in News & Opinion

Angie McKaig has some problems with the Amazon search engine. Angie contends that while Amazon's Search in Book has added functionality, but makes the results less relevant. Our search engine is far from perfect.


Latest attempt at changing books

By Jack, published April 22, 2004, at 4:51 PM in News & Opinion

Looks like Sony has another product might replace books. Here's what The Guardian thinks. Todd talked about it last week and here is an actual review.


Powell on Business Books

By 800-CEO-READ, published April 16, 2004, at 2:54 PM in News & Opinion

Michael Powell is the founder of Portland-based Powells Books. His flagship store is over a block long and offers over a million titles. He introduced a simple idea - offer used books next to new books.