Ahead of the Frankfurter Buchmesse, Arabic translators choose six 'new literary voices from the Balkans' for a joint catalogue from Next Page and Translation Collider The post Ready for Frankfurt Book Fair: Next Page’s Balkan Catalogue in Arabic appeared first on Publishing Perspectives.
Writing that 'Fair use…is not a jacket to be worn over an otherwise infringing outfit,' the judge in the US KinderGuides copyright case issues his opinion. The post US Copyright Ruling Opinion: The Moppet Books’ KinderGuides Case appeared first on Publishing Perspectives.
Beginning September 27, you can read English translations of excerpts from the six shortlisted German Book Prize titles at the 'New Books in German' site. The post €25,000 German Book Prize Shortlist Is Out: Award Coincides With Frankfurt appeared first on Publishing Perspectives.
Selling rights not only to other African publishers but also 'in Europe, in North America and recently to the Arab world,' AmaBooks presses on in Zimbabwe. The post Zimbabwe’s AmaBooks: Specializing in Fiction Against the Tide appeared first on Publishing Perspectives.
Ahead of Frankfurt Book Fair's Guest of Honor focus this year on the French industry, a talk with Buchmesse's Juergen Boos and Holger Volland. The post Frankfurt’s French Guest of Honor Program: Boos on ‘Beyond the Book’ appeared first on Publishing Perspectives.
Having named a shortlist in June, the Miles Franklin prize goes to Perth's Josephine Wilson, who publishes with University of Western Australia Publishing. The post Australia’s Miles Franklin Award Goes to Josephine Wilson appeared first on Publishing Perspectives.
‘I tend to be Lykke all the time. Especially now that I am beginning to make a lot of money out of being Lykke’ Hi everyone! It’s Happy Meik here. Remember me? I’m the bloke who wrote last year’s surprise bestseller about how everyone should try and be a bit more Hygge. Well now I’m…
Referring to Russian's 'anti-gay propaganda law,' the IPA chief tells Muscovites that restrictions on freedom to publish are wrong. The post Censorship: IPA’s Kolman Refers to Russian ‘Anti-Gay Propaganda’ Law in Moscow appeared first on Publishing Perspectives.
From VietnamNet: Vietnamese titles are seeing modest gains in rights sales abroad, from Russia and New Zealand to other countries in Southeast Asia. The post Vietnamese Titles Reaching New Audiences from New Zealand to Russia appeared first on Publishing Perspectives.
Dracul, due out in 2018 and co-authored by JD Barker, draws on family stories to portray the young vampire author battling blood-chilling horrorsThe great-grandnephew of Bram Stoker is writing the first authorised prequel to Dracula, based on scholarly research into the original, unedited version of Stoker’s 1897 tale of the undead count, as well as…