E-books and Self-Publishing Roundup, Feb. 16, 2012

    by Lily Leung
    February 16, 2012

    The best stories of the week from across the web on e-books and self-publishing

    1. Penguin discontinues library-book downloads for Kindle users (PCWorld)


    2. International publisher alliance shuts down piracy site (The Bookseller)

    3. Whitney Houston’s death triggers flood of new Kindle e-book releases (Los Angeles Times)

    4. UK magazine publishers report e-edition sales with print numbers for the first time (Journalism.co.uk)


    5. New tools make self-publishing easier (USA Today)

    6. The ‘annoyed librarian’ says digital books and libraries don’t mix (Library Journal)

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