July 2012 | Urban Book Editor LLC

The Urban Book Source | Your Online Authority for Urban Literature

See on Scoop.it – Words on Books Check out my review of Streetz Gon’ Cry at the Urban Book Source — the premiere internet source for readers, writers, authors, publishers, and vendors of urban literature. See on theubs.com

Google Stops Taking Orders for 16GB Nexus 7

See on Scoop.it – Tech TodayDemand for Google’s 7-inch Nexus 7 tablet seems to have well exceeded the tech giant’s expectations.See on on.mash.to

New iPhone Will Have a Smaller Dock Connector [REPORT]

See on Scoop.it – Tech TodayApple’s next generation iPhone will have a 19-pin dock connector instead of the current 30-pin one, reports say.See on on.mash.to

New books worth reading from NPR – July 16 – 22

See on Scoop.it – Words on BooksNew books worth reading from NPRSee on www.npr.org

Penguin gets self-publisher Author Solutions for $116 million

See on Scoop.it – Words on Books Penguin CEO  John Makinson made the announcement from Bloomington, Ind. That’s because it’s the home of Author Solutions, the self-publishing company that Penguin’s parent company, Pearson PLC, acquired Thursday for $116 million. See on www.latimes.com

Fiction Reboot Author Interview: Barry Lyga

See on Scoop.it – Writing and Editing Welcome to the Fiction Reboot’s author interview! Today I am very happy to present Barry Lyga, author of I Hunt Killers, veteran blogger and recent participant at the 2012 Comic-Con. Barry ha… See on bschillace.wordpress.com

Naked Black Justice: Atlanta Photographer James Lewis Illustrates Racial Stereotypes | Rolling Out – Black News, Celebrity Videos, Entertainment, Business & Politics

See on Scoop.it – Art and Social Justice James Cornelius Lewis, a native of Statesboro, Ga., created an arresting photo commentary on racial stereotypes.   Naked Black Justice: Atlanta Photographer James Lewis Illustrates Racial Stereotypes  | Rolling Out @scoopit http://bit.ly/… See on rollingout.com

12 Writing Tips from Ray Bradbury

See on Scoop.it – Writing and Editing With all the marketing and promotion that can go into our books, sure seems like it’s easy to forget about our craft.  With that in mind, it makes sense to post a great video and article abou… (Want to write like a titan?…

Amazon to focus on same-day delivery? – CNN.com

See on Scoop.it – Tech Today Amazon will reportedly build new distribution centers in areas that collect sales tax. See on edition.cnn.com

The Chilling Truths Behind Patricia McCormick’s YA Novels

See on Scoop.it – Words on Books The author’s latest, ‘Never Fall Down,’ is based on the true story of Cambodia refugee… See on entertainment.time.com