BTW Articles

15 Mar

Baker & Taylor Enters the Publishing Distribution Business

Baker & Taylor [B&T], one of the country's largest wholesalers, is moving into the publishing distribution business. And, if all goes according to plan, that should be good news for small publishers and independent booksellers, according to Arnie Wight, senior vice president of distribution for Baker & Taylor. "As we get to a critical mass of publishers, it will result in greater efficiencies," he said. "Greater efficiencies should mean price competitiveness."

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21 Mar

Spotlight on the Book Sense Book of the Year Adult Fiction Nominees

Finalists for the Book Sense Book of the Year were announced on February 13. Detailed below are the finalists in the Adult Fiction category.

The Corrections, Jonathan Franzen (Farrar, Straus and Giroux)

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28 Mar

Connecting with Information & Colleagues Through ABA's Web Sites

Just the Facts … on Making the Most of the BTW Search Engine

The new online version of Bookselling This Week includes a search engine that enables readers to find previously published stories, to research topics, and to quickly access stories within several key categories.

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