Tag Archives: Google Book Settlement

The Google Book Settlement has been rejected

I just got this information on Twitter. The Google Book Settlement has been rejected. Judge Denny Chin ruled that the major issue was the “opt-out” portion of the settlement. You can read the Publishers Weekly report here and the PW article has a … Continue reading

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lunch hour links for writers – 11/18/09

Well I missed my lunch hour links deadline last week, I simply had one of those “perfect storms” where there was more to be done than hours in the day could accommodate, and the manuscript came first. When evaluating whether … Continue reading

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lunch hour links for writers – 9/30/09

Just a short note from me to you: I’m a bit behind in my own deadline for finishing my novel, so I’m cutting back on my evening online time. However, that doesn’t mean that you have to miss Audrey Shaffer’s … Continue reading

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lunch hour links for writers – 9/9/09

First, I want to congratulate Jonathan Danz, who is helluo librorum’s winner of a  signed copy of Lisa Mannetti’s debut novel, The Gentling Box. Thanks again to Lisa for her superb interview here at helluo librorum. Jump over to Words … Continue reading

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lunch hour links for writers – 9/2/09

Now let’s eat . . . Don’t forget the Open Chat Wednesdays at the Writer’s Chatroom! From 8:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m. EST, you can take your questions and writing related issues to a group of vibrant writers at Audrey … Continue reading

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lunch hour links for writers – week of 8/25/09

Is it lunchtime yet? Open Chat Wednesdays at the Writer’s Chatroom! From 8:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m. EST, you can take your questions and writing related issues to a group of vibrant writers at Audrey Shaffer’s Writer’s Chatroom. You can … Continue reading

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lunch hour links for writers

More on the Google Book Settlement at Writer Beware Blogs! See Victoria Strauss’ post, It’s Official: DOJ Investigates Google Book Settlement. She has some wonderful links so you can inform yourself about the Settlement. The summer edition of The Rose … Continue reading

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lunch hour links for writers

At Edittorrent, Alicia discusses and offers suggestions for the overuse of participles in her article, Participles Redux.  This is one you’ll want to print out and keep by your side. Nathan Bransford gives some excellent query advice regarding vampire burnout … Continue reading

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Google Book Settlement

This just in: The U.S. Justice Department is officially investigating antitrust issues that may be prevalent in the Google Book Project.  Google has been officially served with a formal information request from the Justice Department.  The Justice Department is also … Continue reading

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