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Of course child pornography is vile and should be prosecuted. So is sex trafficking of children. I don't object to these prosecutions. I object to the wretched writing: to federal prosecutors and the FBI telling press flacks to put their names first, before the name of the child who was tortured to death: reaching
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2017 outstanding books @ YOUR Rowan County Public Library

Many of our users pick up the latest issue of BOOKPAGE, the free monthly book review magazine that is a guide to the best new books published every month. Our regulars also enjoy selecting titles from the RCPL Staff Picks located on the browsing shelves near the bestsellers. Others use their library
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Healthy Lifestyle Publisher Well+Good Hits Its Stride By Creating Custom Content For Brands Like …

The global health and wellness industry is on the fast track to growth, and upstart publisher Well+Good is reaping the benefits. Well+Good began in April 2010 with only 69 subscribers and today, its network is well over 10 million uniques, according to Tyler Del Vento, SVP of sales and marketing for
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Brands and publishers braced for hit as Facebook dumps them from News Feed

After years of relying on Facebook to reach their audience, brands and publishers have been agonising over how major changes to the social network's news feed will affect their business. Companies that have built and invested in millions of followers on Facebook could see their organic reach, which
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Translation Database Now Hosted by 'PW'

Founded in 2008 by Chad Post of Open Letter Books, the database currently has information]on 6,252 entries of fiction and poetry works in translation. Details about each entry include the name of the author, translator, publisher, language, country of origin, gender of the author and of the translator.
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Some knockouts in the world of publishing

This memoir about Rakoff's experiences as an editorial assistant to the woman who represented the reclusive J.D. Salinger was all the more enjoyable for me because it takes place in the old-school publishing world Grandpa Auggie inhabited, with typewriters and Dictaphones, message couriers and
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Why Facebook's news feed shake-up may be a smart move to squeeze more money from publishers

Facebook will change its news feed so that people will see more updates from friends and family, and fewer organic posts from news publishers and brands. It's a drastic change for Facebook, which thinks that “passive” news consumption is bad for people's mental health. But it's also a canny
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Facebook Chooses Friends, Not Publishers

Facebook Inc. (NASDAQ: FB) announced Thursday that it is updating its news feed to “prioritize posts that spark conversations and meaningful interactions between people.” According to the company, that means that it will prioritize posts from friends and family over public content, “including videos and
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Funny Business: Why Comedians Are Still Trying To Conquer The Book World

“When it comes to publishing non-fiction, I think the most common misconceptions are that a book can launch someone's career, and, also, that any person famous enough can have a successful book,” says Noah Ballard, a literary agent at Curtis Brown, Ltd., who has represented comedians including
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Harcourt School Publishers Storytown Florida Weekly Lesson Testfcat Frmt Student Edition Grade …

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Free Focus Week training classes will run Jan. 22-26

“Writing for Professional Growth”: This course provides assistance to employees under the AcqDemo and DPMAP pay plans to write better self-assessment performance statements. The course covers the SMART model (Specific, Measurable, Attainable, Relevant, Timely), STAR Statements (Situation,
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NWPP's 28th central council endorses national and international proposals

The Council has decided to celebrate the party's 44th founding day (January 24) by organising discussions and seminar, studying the party's history and activities and publishing these. Similarly, the Council has decided to mark the bicentenary of Karl Marx on May 5, 2018 by studying and publishing the
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Market Survey Report Examines The Publishing & Subscriptions Software Market That Will Growth …

The Global Publishing & Subscriptions Software Market research report not only offers readers a broad overview of the international industry but also provides a granular assessment of the regional market in several countries and regions. Aspects such as the history of market development, the major
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Writer's first novel inspired by chilling story of Victorian serial child killer

Although the retired English teacher has always written poetry and taken part in creative writing classes, this is her first published book. Her efforts were greatly helped by Barking and Dagenham Council, and in particular its Pen to Print scheme. Run by the council's library service, the scheme is aimed at
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This is a seismic moment for women – and we can't grow weary

This week, Canadian social media – or at least the small and vocal part devoted to Canadian literature – has lit up with accusations of sexual misconduct and exploitation in the creative-writing department at Concordia University. The university now says it is examining allegations that have long been
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