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Survey Finds Increase In E-Reading, Drop In Paper

Pew Internet Research Center survey released Thursday found that the percentage of Americans aged 16 and older who read an e-book grew from 16 percent in 2011 to 23 percent this year.

12/27/2012

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Amazon Launches Kindle Content For Kids

Amazon is launching a subscription service for children’s games, videos and books aimed at getting more kids to use its Kindle Fire tablet devices.

12/05/2012

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Author Offers “20 Tips For Power Chicks”

Are you sabotaging your own career? Trying your best to not be annoyed with co-workers? Author Sarah Zink talks about ways that women can succeed in the business world.

11/19/2012

Former First Lady of the United States Laura Bush speaks during a conference at the Long Beach Convention Center on October 26, 2010 in Long Beach, California. (credit: Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images)

Laura Bush To Announce Book Festival Lineup

Laura Bush is set to announce on Wednesday the authors who will attend this year’s Texas Book Festival. The event is set for October 27 and 28 at the Texas Capitol in Austin.

09/12/2012

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Publisher Cancels Barton’s “The Jefferson Lies”

Nashville-based Thomas Nelson Publishers has ceased publication of a bestselling book about Thomas Jefferson by evangelical writer David Barton over historical errors.

08/10/2012

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Local Bookseller Celebrates 40 Years, Expanding In Tough Economy

Half Price Books has gone nation-wide with 116 stores in 15 states but don’t look for them to make the jump to mega chain

07/27/2012

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On The Road: Book In Space

When local author Kevin McGill saw a YouTube video of sushi floating through the sky, he got an idea for his own book that he hoped would make kids want to read.

06/25/2012

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5 Must-Read Books By DFW Authors

Recent books from critically-acclaimed DFW writers have one thing in common. They make us think, laugh, cry, imagine distant lands and learn about past and current cultures.

06/25/2012

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Rescue Dog’s Story Turned Into Children’s Book

Two authors have taken a true story about a small West Texas rescue dog and turned it into a children’s book about second chances and surviving through difficult times.

05/16/2012

A customer buys a copy of "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows" at a Barnes & Noble store on July 21, 2007 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (credit: Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

“Harry Potter” Coming To Kindle’s Lending Library

All seven of the books in the “Harry Potter” franchise are coming to the Kindle’s Lending Library starting on June 19.

05/14/2012

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Amazon Accepting CD Trade-Ins For Store Credit

Amazon announced that their trade-in program will now accept CDs. Previously, customers were only able to trade in electronics, books and games.

04/12/2012

Mattel shows off their upcoming Barbie doll styled to look like Katniss Everdeen from the blockbuster film "The Hunger Games." (credit: Mattel)

Mattel Shows Off “Hunger Games” Barbie Doll

Mattel on Monday unveiled their upcoming Barbie doll styled to look like Katniss Everdeen from the blockbuster film “The Hunger Games.”

04/10/2012

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