Episode 310

Filigreed Elvish

Jeff and Jenn talk about Baker & Taylor getting out of the retail distribution business (and why you might care), Audible’s Alexa experiment, the Tolkien estate being utterly predictable, and more.

 

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Links discussed in this episode:

Baker & Taylor exiting retail distribution

Tolkien estate disavows “Tolkien”

The Blood Heir controversy

The Smallest Barnes & Noble

Audible’s Alexa Customer Support Experiment

Barnes & Noble Launches YA Book Club

1 Game of Thrones Prequel Series Bites the Dust

Companion Manuscript to A Clockwork Orange Found

James Patterson to donate $1.25 million to school libraries and teachers

Obamas’ Netflix docket is decidedly bookish

The Toni Morrison documentary

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