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"Sometimes, you just want to pick publishers up by the scruff of their J. Crew collars and shake some sense into them"

Man, I wish I had written that.

I love books. I love the feel of a book as the pine gently bends. I love to hear the soft rustle of pages, and the sense of wonderment as each new one is turned, revealing it's secrets to the reader.

But the book publishing business is in serious trouble in the digital age, clinging onto outdated business models and inadequate supply chains.

Jeff Jarvis knows a thing or publishing, so when he talks books, book publishers better listen
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“"Sometimes, you just want to pick publishers up by the scruff of their J. Crew collars and shake some sense into them"”