Six, Five, Four...

...good things that don't start with Big

And now it’s the Big Four. Penguin Random House is buying Simon & Schuster. The logic of conglomeration proceeds apace: this latest merger is just the natural momentum of a series of consolidations that started four decades ago. For an interesting take on this trajectory, and what this means for literature and authors, check out Dan Sinykin’s piece. (B…

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