Series: Fall 2002 (Vol. III, No. 3)

Editor’s Notes

Dear Readers, I’m going to discontinue just relisting what is in any particular issue of the newsletter—you have the Index for that. Instead, I’ll touch on themes and what I find exciting in the current issue. We’ve got a lot…

the Interview: J. R. McWillians – ABooksearch.com

From: J. R. McWilliams Database URL: http://www.abooksearch.com What is your purpose in starting a online book database (i.e., to help online booksellers, to get a database that does what you think a book database should do, because it’s a good business…

Popshops Offers Merchants a New Deal

The latest version of Popula’s combination auction and fixed-price marketplace boasts great price, simple user interface and irreverent atmosphere. LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA – August 1, 2002 Popula Company, Inc. has announced its release of PopShops, the fixed-price annex to its…

The Interview: Andy Gutterman – MyOwnBookshop.com

Database URL: http://www.myownbookshop.com Andy, when will MyOwnBookshop.com launch? Target launch date is set for November 15, 2002. What was your purpose in starting a online book database (i.e., to help online booksellers, to get a database that does what you think…

ChooseBooks.com Update

Our initial interview was published in the May, 2002 edition of the IOBA Newsletter. We are thrilled to be able to give you, Gentle Readers, an update on our progress. We opened for dealer registration on 4/22/02 and file uploading…

Rhett Moran – BookAvenue

Database URL: http://www.bookavenue.com How did you originally get into the bookselling business, Rhett? It was my second job after getting out of the Army. Well, actually not a job, it became a career. I needed money, had plenty of books, so…

Announcements

ANNOUNCEMENT (courtesy of Susan Siegel, BookHunter Press) Meet a 14-year-old book collector on C-SPAN’s Book-TV: September 14th, 8am and 12:00 noon (EDT) The two part Book-TV segment will include a video of the presentation the teenager, Basie Gitlin, gave at…

Author Book Review: Debra L. Winegarten

AUTHOR BOOK REVIEW: DEBRA L. WINEGARTEN Email/Contact Info: Sociosight@aol.com Website: http://www.sociosights.com Current Publisher: Eakin Press, Austin, Texas PUBLISHED WORKS: “Strong Family Ties: The Tiny Hawkins Story” 1998, Sociosights Press. Hardcover, Memoirs. “Katherine Stinson: The Flying Schoolgirl” 2001, Eakin Press, Hardcover, Biography. “Mum’s the Word:…

Author Book Review: Kevin Paglia

Email: Kevin@krpaglia.net, or http://www.krpaglia.net Current Publisher: Publish America Published Work: “Exile”, published April 15, 2002, Publish America, trade paperback, Christian Sci-fi SYNOPSIS OF CURRENT BOOK/WORK   For most of his life, Mathias had been haunted by the dreams of his father’s death, murdered…