E-Books and Self-Publishing Roundup, Jan. 12, 2016

    by Courtney Lowery Cowgill
    January 12, 2016

    Each Tuesday, we curate the top stories of the week in e-books and self-publishing. Sign up here to get these delivered right to your inbox.

    1. Todd Larsen Named CEO of Self-Publishing Specialist Blurb (Jeffrey A. Trachtenberg / Wall Street Journal)

    2. Penguin Random House Sells Author Solutions (Maryann Yin / Galley Cat)


    3. Amazon Has Officially Won the Multibillion-Dollar Self-Publishing Market (Amy X. Wang / Quartz)

    4. The Growth and Effectiveness of Interactive E-books for Learning (Matt Goolding / Digital Book World)

    5. Overdrive Says 2015 Was ‘Banner Year’ For Growth In Digital Books and Periodicals in Libraries (D.B. Hebbard / Talking New Media)


    6. Amazon Echo Will Now Read E-books Aloud To You (Michael Kozlowski / Good e-Reader)

    7. Open Road Reshuffles Execs to Shift Beyond E-books (Dianna Dilworth / Galley Cat)

    Correction: This post has been updated to correct link No. 7.

    See next week’s E-Books & Self-Publishing Roundup before anyone else!

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