Here’s some recent book news which may interest teens or parents of kids-
1) HarperCollins is starting a new promotional program offering a contest with a signed copy of Justin Bieber‘s “First Step 2 Forever” as a prize. The website, known as Bookperk, advertises inside access to the world of publishing.
2) This article in Publisher’s Weekly analyzes at length the e-teen market and how likely/unlikely teens are to buy e-books. The author cites ease of use and money as a couple of deterring factors, but seems to think they’ll catch on big.