More Publishing Layoffs, Now at Macmillan

by Staff
Macmillan, whose imprints include Farrar, Straus and Giroux (FSG), Henry Holt, and St. Martin's Press, announced yesterday that it has eliminated sixty-four jobs, nearly 4 percent of its U.S. workforce.

Random House Offers Free eBooks on Stanza Reader

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Random House Publishing Group announced yesterday its partnership with Lexcycle, Inc., owners of the Stanza eBook reader for iPhone and iPod Touch, to make full-length eBook titles available to Stanza users at no cost.

New York Times Picks Best Books of 2008

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On Wednesday the New York Times unveiled its list of the ten best books of 2008. Divided evenly between the categories of fiction and nonfiction, the list has drawn an unusually strong response from readers and bloggers alike.


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