Book Industry News

Barnes and Noble just bought large eBook etailer Fictionwise, for a cool 15.7 million.  The purchase also includes the website, both of which have survived and thrived since 2000.

I kinda think that’s proof that eBooks should befiguring in your writing world.  B&N already sells e-readers in their stores.

In other news, Borders just slashed 742 store managers and supervisors.