Episode 307
Justice for Bob

This week, Jeff and Rebecca relay listener feedback about Scribd’s original content move, the most banned books of 2018, a major audiobook publisher moving into print and ebooks, progress on a Washington ban on books from non-profits in prisons, and much more.


This episode is sponsored by:

The Center of the Universe by Ria Voros

Trust Exercise by Susan Choi

Once & Future by Amy Rose Capetta and Cori McCarthy


Links discussed in this episode:

Update: Washington State DOC amends policy to allow prisoners to receive used books

First AI generated textbook

Blackstone moves from audio only to print and ebook. Poaches PRH authors

Audible to give out 12 million audiobooks in class action settlement

ALA’s 10 most challenged books of 2018

Hero of the week: Jeopardy champion who gets all his knowledge from children’s books