used ebook salesSecondhand Downloads: Are Used eBook Sales Coming? (Ink, Bits & Pixels)
I know that’s not the fiery response some might expect, but after watching the ebook market for the past 5 years I’ve come to believe that there’s little or no market pressure for the resale of digital content.

Why Publishers Are Obligated to Make Content Available Globally (Digital Book World)
And while worldwide distribution is an often misunderstood yet market-changing feature of today’s bookselling world, doing it well is actually far more important than it sometimes needs.

In Defense of Self-Publishing (Media Shift)
There are so many op-eds these days on when or if to self-publish, and even more so, features (albeit they’re dwindling) on how inferior self-published works are — just by the very fact they are self-published.

What Schools Should Use Instead of Standardized Tests (Teachers with Apps)
Education Week recently reported that some Republican Senate aides are doing more than dreaming — they’re drafting a bill that would eliminate the federal mandate on standardized testing.

Kindle Daily Deals: Flora: A Novel (and others)

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