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‘The author is an a**hle’: Goodreads Bans Behavior-based Comments September 25, 2013: We awoke today to find that Goodreads, the site dedicated to community book reviews, has changed its terms of service and deleted comments focused on author behavior. And what sort of behavior, pray tell? Kara Erickson, Goodreads's Director of Customer Care, spells it out: “The reviews that have been deleted — and that we don’t think [...] by

On the New Penguin Random House July 3, 2013: We'd be remiss to miss this huge merger (ahem)--first announced October 29, 2012--Random House and Penguin have officially become one, as of yesterday. The new publishing giant will soon account for 25% of all English-language books. Melville House weighs in on what it all means (especially for small-press publishing): ...There have [...] by

Who killed Pablo Neruda? June 4, 2013: This just in, from our friends at Melville House: on Saturday, a Chilean judge ordered police to start looking for one man, who may have killed Pablo Neruda. This command is the culmination of a two-year campaign to investigate the Nobel laureate’s cause of death, which began when the poet’s former driver alleged that Neruda did not [...] by