• Stephen King's Appeal Prompts Local Paper to Save Freelance Book Reviews

    2 monthes ago - By The Wrap

    Maine's local Portland Press Herald will not abandon their Sunday book review section after a campaign led by Stephen King resulted in more than 200 new subscriptions to the paper. The news was first revealed by the Press Herald over the weekend.
    Responding to the broader financial pressures facing local news, the paper had planned to nix freelance reviews of Maine-focused books as a cost-cutting measure - until Stephen King stepped in.
    “The Portland Press Herald/Maine Sunday Telegram will no longer publish local, freelance-written reviews of books about Maine, set in Maine, or written by...
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