Topic: Hachette Filipacchi Medias SA
The Justice Department has told Apple and five major publishers that it's planning to sue them for fixing e-book prices.
As e-book sales increase, their prices have inched upward. But will customers pay $10 to $15 for a digital book?
12/19/2011 12:00 pm
Stumped as to what to buy for that nephew who can name every president or the uncle with maps all over the house? Here are some of the best of the season's new geography and history books, from a history of both Bush presidencies to the latest edition of the magnificent Oxford world atlas.
12/06/2011 01:36 pm
Some writers are up in arms that Amazon's Kindle Lending Library is offering their books for free.
11/16/2011 02:32 pm
Forbes has just released their 2011 list of the world's highest paid authors (based on earnings from May 2010 to April 2011), and some of them may surprise you. We'll tell you how much each author made, why you should know their names, and how they beat the recession's effect on the fiction industry.
08/17/2011 03:20 pm
Two plaintiffs in an anti-trust lawsuit claim that Apple and five publishers colluded to drive up Amazon's low e-book prices, raising profits for publishers and making Apple's iPad more competitive against Amazon's Kindle.
08/10/2011 02:39 pm
It wasn't easy getting there, but Google Books has signed a deal with a major French publisher.
08/08/2011 04:09 pm
Publisher-supported Bookish hopes to become the Rotten Tomatoes of the book world.
05/10/2011 01:15 pm
Chapter & Verse David Foster Wallace's "The Pale King" is released online – before it appears in bookstores
David Foster Wallace's "The Pale King" goes on sale on April 15 in bookstores – but Amazon and Barnes & Noble have been selling it online since March 22.
03/31/2011 04:39 pm
Borders bankruptcy will mean the closure of some 200 superstores, reshuffling an industry that's already reeling from technological change.
02/16/2011 05:12 pm