From the Idea Logical Company: First impressions of an Amazon bookstore
And from 500ish Words: Amazon Just Invented Borders Books - thanks to Nathan Bransford for turning me on to these stories.
From Society6: Tips on Taking Work in Progress Shots - not mentioned is that shooting works on an angle with the tools on top makes the image unusable for folks who would steal it. It's a subtle way to share but protect yourself from theft at the same time.
From BuzzFeed: 75 Insanely Clever DIYs Every Parent Will Wish They Knew About Sooner - I want some of these in my life!
From The Bookseller: Children's Love of Reading at All Time High
From My Book Corner: Laugh Out Loud Children's Book Awards (The Lollies): 2017 Shortlist Announced
A Survey of Magazines About Picturebooks - this is by a wonderfully talented fellow student in my MFA program. He's looking to launch a new magazine. I'd be grateful if you could participate in his survey! It will take about three minutes. Thanks!
From Bookshelf: The Whale Vilma Bookcase - adorable!
From Nathan Bransford: How to Research a Literary Agent