Riot Headline Literary Activism: How To Help Texas’s Recovery

Episode 204
Business Fingers

This week, Jeff and Rebecca talk about the Bidens’ book deals, the most “literate” city in the U.S., the absurdity of copyright law, and much more.


This episode is sponsored by:


Love and First Sight by Josh Sundquist

The Baker Street Four by Olivier Legrand, J.B. Djian, and David Etien.


Links discussed in this week’s show:

Follow-up from listener (Kris) about UK publishing diversity

Joe & Jill Biden get multi-book deal

Imbolo Mbue wins PEN/Faulkner

St. Martin’s Press acquires first “official” Black Lives Matter book

Macmillan launches Reading Without Walls 

Audible maps genre popularity by state

Rakuten acquires Shelfie

DC reclaims title as America’s most literate city


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