Tag: GalleyCat

Yet another NYC institution is closing its doors. Harlem’s Hue-Man Bookstore is closing its brick-and-mortar location on July 31st. An open letter, received by GalleyCat, explained that the folks behind Hue-Man are working on building an “amazing bookstore of the future.” The letter says: We will continue to be involved in the publishing of books [...]

According to GalleyCat, HarperCollins is offering ebooks from bestselling novelist Paulo Coelho for a mere 99-cents in the United States and Canada. The prices are now in effect at Amazon, iTunes, and Barnes & Noble. The only book not included in this sale is The Alchemist. Coelho said on his blog that he wanted to make his digital books [...]

In the day’s most, uh, uplifting story, GalleyCat reports that over eleven pounds of marijuana was mailed to the St. Martin’s Press offices today. According to The Smoking Gun, the packages (with a street value of $70,000) were addressed to Karen Wright, a fictitious employee. The popularity of the story has prompted many in the [...]