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Acknowledgements: The Bookseller Nourry warns on Google, EC copyright ‘attack’ GCHQ warned Bloomsbury about Harry Potter theft Daunt: ‘Amazon defines how Waterstones acts’ DK enters ELT market with English For Everyone EU tax transparency to be forced on multinationals Teicher dispenses indie bookseller lessons PRH ‘in talks to sell DK’, claims Sky Amazon launches £269 Kindle…

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The Bookseller Briefing 24 – week ending 19 June

Acknowledgements: The Bookseller iPads ‘better for babies than books’ Amazon to pay KDP authors ‘per page’ Renowned translator dies ‘Neighbour delivery’ app from Amazon PRH signs Amazon sales agreement IPA urges protection for Greece’s book market New Kindle Paperwhite from Amazon First responses to EL James’ ‘Grey’ PRH to publish colouring books based on classic novels…