It’s been a grand year in publishing.
- Amazon bought Goodreads
- Yahoo bought Tumblr
- Bowker created SelfPublishedAuthor.com
- Goodreads reached 20 million members in July
- Penguin and Random merged
- Smashwords introduced a Pre-Order Feature
- Jeff Bezos bought The Washington Post
- Amazon introduced MatchBook program
- E-Books sales stagnated
- The tablet market expanded
- The first all digital library opened in Texas in September
What have you noticed in publishing this year?