Today’s links of interest:
- E-reading: Revolution in the making or fading fad?
This article makes no sense. The headline implies one thing, the body of the article another, the entire premise yet another. Sigh.
- June e-Book Sales Up 119%
For those keeping track.
- Jonathan Franzen Stars in Special Rumpus Bookclub
While this *seems* like an awesome idea, it’s really alienating for all those who a) don’t have time to shop their local indie (i.e., people with jobs, kids, or other commitments), b) people who don’t have local bookstores available, and c) library users. Heck, even digi-book readers are largely left out, since the ABA’s program is less-than-robust.