Why are large publishers punishing libraries (and readers)?

Douglas County Libraries (in Colorado) periodically releases a document that compares the prices for books sold to the general public versus to libraries. You can read their most recent report here. And as you’ll see, libraries are paying an insane premium for e-books of certain titles. In this excerpt below you’ll see that an e-book of Donna Tartt’s …

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A Q&A with The Green and the Red author Armand Chauvel

A Q&A with The Green and the Red author Armand Chauvel Q: Why did you write this book? A: I wanted to write a fictional story that would provide an overview of vegetarianism, but present it in an entertaining way. The idea of a romance between the chef of a small vegetarian restaurant and the …

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