At the UK's The Bookseller, deputy editor Philip Jones has been promoted to be editor, taking over from editor-in-chief Neill Denny who "is leaving to follow new opportunities but will remain an integral part" of the magazine's editorial team, including writing a new column starting in September.
To file under "etc." or enews, Weinstein Books has a promotional twist for an ebook giveaway. Their ebook of You Changed My Life: A Memoir, by Abdel Sellou, the man whose life story is the basis of the Weinstein movie The Intouchables, is available free between July 27 and August 3. Moviegoers will receive a card (at participating theaters) promoting the free ebook and directing them to participating etailers.