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May 23, 2014
This week's Roundup looks at decreased teen reading, e-book subscription services, and the ongoing discussion over diversity in literature.
March 28, 2014
In this week's Roundup, we look at anthropomorphic children's books, the disappearance of bookstores in Manhattan, and Britain's ban on sending books to prisoners.
March 25, 2014
The Let Toys Be Toys campaign's newest initiative is Let Books Be Books, pushing for publishers to drop gender-specific labels on books.
March 04, 2014
Library of Congress to host literary birthday celebrations honoring three influential American authors and choose a new venue for the 2014 National Book Festival.
February 14, 2014
In this week's Roundup, we look at "literary Darwinism," the inner-workings of teenage boys, and the "best of" in young adult reading.
February 07, 2014
As the week winds down, dive into some of the recent literary discussions you might have missed.
January 06, 2014
Librarians suggest several ways to define the still-evolving New Adult genre.