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Death is a Good Time to be Acknowledged.

Death is a good time to be acknowledged. This is only sensible: your death is an occasion to remind people what you may have accomplished in life. It serves as a coordinating mechanism, a reason, or an excuse for people … Continue reading

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Timing for Book Promos

John B. Thompson contends in Merchants of Culture that whereas publishers previously engineered all “marketing and publicity effort” — including advertisements, author interviews, and book reviews — to break at the time of publication . . . the theory being that this would … Continue reading

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Book Reviews

Around the time of its publication, Avi Steinberg’s biography Running the Books: The Adventures of an Accidental Prison Librarian received press and reviews from many of the major American literary media units, including NPR, Salon, The San Francisco Chronicle, The New York Times, The … Continue reading

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