Libraries – The Ebook Lending Controversy


The link below is to an article that takes a look at the ebook lending controversy between libraries and publishers.

For more visit:
https://slate.com/business/2019/09/e-book-library-publisher-buying-controversy-petition.html

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Not My Review: Please Read This Leaflet Carefully by Karen Havelin


The link below is to a book review of ‘Please Read This Leaflet Carefully,’ by Karen Havelin.

For more visit:
https://www.theguardian.com/books/2019/sep/02/not-the-booker-please-read-this-leaflet-carefully-by-karen-havelin-review-endometriosis

2019 Davitt Awards Winners


The link below is to an article that takes a look at the winners of the 2019 Davitt Awards for crime books by Australian women writers.

For more visit:
https://www.booksandpublishing.com.au/articles/2019/09/02/138489/the-ruin-wins-best-novel-at-2019-davitt-awards/

2019 Mark and Evette Moran Nib Literary Award Shortlist


The link below is to an article reporting on the shortlist for the 2019 2019 Mark and Evette Moran Nib Literary Award.

For more visit:
https://www.booksandpublishing.com.au/articles/2019/09/02/138493/mark-and-evette-moran-nib-literary-award-2019-shortlist-announced/

Not My Review: A Company of Heroes – Portraits from the Gospel’s Global Advance by Tim Keesee


The link below is to a book review of ‘A Company of Heroes – Portraits from the Gospel’s Global Advance,’ by Tim Keesee.

For more visit:
https://www.9marks.org/review/book-review-a-company-of-heroes-by-tim-keesee/

Goodreads is Broken


The link below is to an article that takes a look at Goodreads and exclaims that just about everything about it is broken. I’m pretty sure I can’t agree with that (confession – I am a Goodreads fan), though certainly it would be nice if Goodreads was committed to continually reviewing and improving the site. What are your thoughts on Goodreads?

For more visit:
https://onezero.medium.com/almost-everything-about-goodreads-is-broken-662e424244d5

2019 NSW Premier’s History Awards Winners


The link below is to an article that takes a look at the winners of the 2019 NSW Premier’s History Awards.

For more visit:
https://www.booksandpublishing.com.au/articles/2019/09/02/138479/nsw-premiers-history-awards-2019-winners-announced/

2019 Dagger Award Shortlist for Best Crime Publisher


The link below is to an article that takes a look at the 2019 shortlist for the Dagger Award for best crime publisher.

For more visit:
https://www.booksandpublishing.com.au/articles/2019/09/03/138533/shortlist-announced-for-inaugural-dagger-award-for-best-crime-publisher/

The Amazon Renewed Ebook Reader


The link below is to an article that takes a look at Amazon’s ‘Renewed’ project – that is, refurbished ebook readers.

For more visit:
https://goodereader.com/blog/electronic-readers/what-is-a-renewed-e-reader-on-amazon