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2013 Weatherford Awards
Kathy Newfont wins Weatherford non-fiction award for Blue Riudge Commons
L.A. Times best books
Ben Fountain's Billy Lynn's Long Halftime Walk won for fiction; see more
Pulitzers and Grantas
April 15, 2013 Pulitzer prizes and Granta awards are announced.
The state of publishing
The Washington Post published a survey: Book experts weigh in on the publishing industry’s revolution.
Kickstarter for authors
Seth Godin, non-fiction author, tells of publishing with one-day fundraising campaign.
Natasha Tretheway named Poet Laureate
Number of printed books sold rose 13.4% this year
Read story in June 4, 2012 Publishers Lunch