E-Books & Self-Publishing Roundup, April 12, 2016

    by Courtney Lowery Cowgill
    April 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. The Tablet Market is 100 Million Units Smaller Than Expected. What Happened? (Arik Hesseldahl / Re/code)

    2. Should Independent Booksellers Go Omni-Channel? (Judith Rosen / Publishers Weekly)


    3. The Next Hot Job in Silicon Valley is For Poets (Elizabeth Dwoskin / Washington Post)

    4. Another Way to Monetize E-Books (Joe Wikert)

    5. Erotic E-Books: I’ll Read What She’s Reading (Roz Warren / Huffington Post)


    6. Book in a Box: A Different Way to Diversify Books (Kristine Hoang / Digital Book World)

    7.  Amazon’s New Kindle Oasis Has Leaked: Cool Battery Case, But Not Waterproof (Chris Welch / The Verge)

    Tagged: book in a box e-books e-reading self-publishing tablets
    • Nate Hoffelder

      “The Tablet Market is 100 Million Units Smaller Than Expected. What Happened? ”

      What happened was that some idiot put too much weight into a five year old wild guess. Seriously, that number has no relevance, and should never have been cited.

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