Found in Donated Books


The link below ia to an article that looks at items found in donated books.

For more visit:
https://www.readitforward.com/essay/article/things-ive-found-in-donated-books/

Trim-Sized PDFs for Print on Demand


The link below is to an article/tutorial that looks at how to make trim-sized PDFs for Print on Demand books.

For more visit:
https://www.thebookdesigner.com/2019/09/how-to-make-trim-sized-pdfs-for-print-on-demand-publication/

7000 Books Stolen From Libraries


The link below is to an article reporting on a man who has been jailed for stealing 7000 books from libraries in Scottish Universities.

For more visit:
https://www.theguardian.com/uk-news/2019/sep/18/man-jailed-stealing-books-scottish-universities-darren-barr

2018 & 2019 Nobel Prize in Literature


The links below are to articles reporting on the 2018 and 2019 Nobel Prize in Literature, including articles explaining why two were awarded this year (one for last year) and none last year.

For more visit:
https://www.theguardian.com/books/2019/oct/05/nobel-prize-for-literature-2019-diversity
https://www.theguardian.com/books/2019/oct/10/nobel-prize-for-literature-to-be-awarded-twice-after-sexual-assault-scandal

The links below are to articles reporting on the winners of the 2018 and 2019 Nobel Prize in Literature.

For more visit:
https://www.theguardian.com/books/live/2019/oct/10/nobel-prize-in-literature-2019-two-laureates-to-be-named-live
https://www.theguardian.com/books/2019/oct/10/peter-handke-an-adversarial-talent-and-controversial-nobel-laureate
https://www.theguardian.com/books/2019/oct/10/olga-tokarczuk-the-dreadlocked-feminist-winner-the-nobel-needed
https://www.theguardian.com/books/2019/oct/10/nobel-prizes-in-literature-olga-tokarczuk-peter-handke-2019-2018

2019 US National Book Awards


The links below are to articles reporting on the longlists for the 2019 US National Book Awards.

For more visit:
https://www.booksandpublishing.com.au/articles/2019/09/20/139689/national-book-award-2019-longlists-announced/
https://www.booksandpublishing.com.au/articles/2019/09/23/139747/national-book-award-2019-fiction-longlist-announced/

The links below are to articles reporting on the shortlists for the 2019 US National Book Awards.

For more visit:
https://publishingperspectives.com/2019/10/us-national-book-awards-name-25-finalists-in-five-categories-2019/
https://www.booksandpublishing.com.au/articles/2019/10/09/140498/national-book-award-2019-shortlists-announced/
https://bookriot.com/2019/10/08/2019-national-book-awards-finalists-announced/
https://www.barnesandnoble.com/blog/announcing-the-2019-national-book-award-finalists/