Posts Tagged: book trailers

Fantastic Book Trailers and the Reasons They’re So Good

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There tends to exist a general skepticism toward book trailers. While some of it is a reaction to their novelty—and the question of whether they can actually generate higher book sales—another part is rooted in more of an ethical uncertainty. A trailer, in a way, violates a book’s very construction. We are taught from a […]

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The Rumpus Sunday Book Blog Roundup

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This week, the book blogs got technology, and it turns out they’re not so sure whether they like it. Below, see them wrestle with television invading their books, the Kindle, and crappy book trailers — also, Virginia Woolf uses one of those new voice recording contraptions. Elizabeth Onusko at Guernica discusses the Kindle and E-textbooks […]

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