Thursday, July 22, 2010

Library of the Early Mind

Maybe you've seen some clips. Now we can look forward to seeing the whole show. Below is a trailer for this documentary film about children's books. And here is the related blog.

Robert Pinsky Says

Famed poet Robert Pinsky (know more about him here) talks about children's poetry and highlights "three poets whose writing meets those dual ideals of musicality and truthfulness." Read what he has to say here. And you can also enjoy hearing him read some classic poems aloud.

Tuesday, July 20, 2010

Digital Revolution

Publishers Weekly has an article which takes an overview of the digital children's book world as it stands right now. It helps us understand what's happening here.

Monday, July 19, 2010

What Amazon Said

E-books sales are really increasing! One reason is their flexibility. The New York Times says about the sales on Amazon, "Book buyers who do not own a Kindle can read their Kindle books on a variety of devices, including laptops, iPhones, iPads, BlackBerries and Android phones." Check it out here.

Wednesday, July 14, 2010

E-book Prices

Hello again!
There's an interesting article from Publishers Weekly on e-book pricing. Check it out here.