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Celebrating 25 years of being a Dummy

Oct 17, 2016
The For Dummies books have been teaching users everything from Windows 95 to golf for years, but what kind of influence do they have in the digital age?
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Retirement isn't in the cards for legendary comedian Carl Reiner

Jun 20, 2016
The 94-year-old is the brains behind "The Dick Van Dyke Show."
Actor Carl Reiner speaks onstage during the TCM Classic Film Festival in Los Angeles, California.
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The real life crusade of a Twitter book hustler

Mar 14, 2016
Up-and-comer writer Shea Serrano was just hoping someone would buy his $12 rap book. What he got was a spot on the New York Times’ best-sellers list and a social media marketing machine that can help other writers sell books.
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E-book sales are falling, but paperbacks are up

Sep 7, 2015
The publishing world has seen a drop in e-book sales. High prices are one reason.

You know who will miss Jon Stewart? Publishers.

Aug 5, 2015
Who will interview writers — and boost sales — when he leaves "The Daily Show"?

Do you know if your e-book's been updated?

May 15, 2015
The publisher of "Clinton Cash" revised several points in the e-book version

Writing your way to the White House

May 14, 2015
The campaign book has become a rite of passage for presidential hopefuls.

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Why Facebook is now a news publisher

May 13, 2015
It's not just because it "likes" the New York Times.

Questions over HarperCollins and Amazon deal

Apr 2, 2015
There may be rough waters ahead for the two book industry giants.

Book publisher experiments with Twitter sales

Dec 12, 2014
Hachette Book Group tries out a buy button on its Twitter account.