As we near London Book Fair, the adult coloring book tide has receded, but these Danish hygge titles are plentiful. Who's missing out? Danish publishers. The post Of Hype and Hygge: Those Books Aren’t Danish appeared first on Publishing Perspectives.
Called Type & Tell, Bonnier's new self-publishing platform has been quietly tested in Sweden. Its English edition launches during London Book Fair. The post Bonnier’s New Self-Publishing Platform, Type & Tell: Authors Keep 100 Percent of Royalties appeared first on Publishing Perspectives.
'We've ceased to be anonymous migrants,' says Dariusz Jaworski. London Book Fair attendees next week will be greeted by Books From Poland. The post Market Focus Poland at London Book Fair: ‘We’ve Become Interesting Neighbors’ appeared first on Publishing Perspectives.
'I needed somebody who could publish a work of this magnitude,' says Cornwell of her new nonfiction work from Amazon Publishing. Her UK tour starts today. The post Patricia Cornwell Tracks the Ripper: Powered by ‘Kindle in Motion’ appeared first on Publishing Perspectives.
Thirty years and 120 festivals after being established, the Hay network adds new programming in observance of its three decades of international events. The post Turning 30, the UK’s Hay Festival Announces Special Projects appeared first on Publishing Perspectives.
As more publishers look to rights and licensing for revenue, London Book Fair's long-running Introduction to Rights program takes on new value. The post At London Book Fair: Need for Revenue Gives New Traction to Rights Workshop appeared first on Publishing Perspectives.
A fledgling cooperation between translators and librarians aims to bring more international literature to American library patrons. The post Global Literature in Libraries Initiative: Bridging the Translation-Reader Gap appeared first on Publishing Perspectives.
Amid concern for the impact on publishers, Germany's collective management organizations must recoup copyright revenues distributed between 2012 and 2015. The post In Germany, Copyright Repayments Loom: Hardship Fund Formed for Publishers appeared first on Publishing Perspectives.
When everyone faces the effects of the political 'echo chamber,' hearing counter-opinions can be important. And the UK's Iain Dale is happy to offer some balance. The post The UK’s Contrarian Publisher: Iain Dale on the ‘Gift’ of Trump appeared first on Publishing Perspectives.
Literary agent Stephanie Barrouillet is preparing her rights list of French, Spanish and international children's books to showcase at the Bologna Book Fair The post Rights Watch: An Israeli Agency’s International Picks for Young Readers appeared first on Publishing Perspectives.
Sometimes forgotten literature finds new life in current events. The acclaimed Japanese sci-fi author Sakyo Komatsu's short story 'America's Wall' is a new case in point. The post US Politics Sparks Republication of Japanese Sci-Fi Story, ‘America’s Wall’ appeared first on Publishing Perspectives.
Rights today 'are much more stringently controlled than in the past,' says Klopotek's David Hetherington ahead of London Book Fair. The post Managing Rights in Customized Publishing: Risk and Reward appeared first on Publishing Perspectives.
Twelve books get a chance each year to be presented for filmmakers' consideration at the Berlin International Film Festival's 'Books at Berlinale' event. The post Bestseller to Blockbuster? Books at Berlinale Highlights Good Stories appeared first on Publishing Perspectives.
Joanna Penn—known as The Creative Penn in the self-publishing community—takes a step made by many strong self-publishers: launching a small press. The post ‘The Outsider Becomes the Mainstream’: A Key UK Self-Publisher Opens a Small Press appeared first on Publishing Perspectives.
Surrounding and extending the reach of London Book Fair, London Book & Screen Week has events scheduled all over the British capital, March 13-19. The post ‘Hogwarts to Hygge’: London Book & Screen Week Program Announced appeared first on Publishing Perspectives.
Director Graham Sack and producer Jennifer 8. Lee collaborated with The New York Times on a short virtual reality film based on 'Lincoln in the Bardo.' The post From Novel to VR: Making The Times’ ‘Lincoln in the Bardo’ appeared first on Publishing Perspectives.
Valentine's Day marks the anniversary of Radish, a platform that serenades its users with micropayments: 'We're devoted to our writers,' says Paul Baek. The post For the Love of Writers: A Heartthrob Romances the Radish appeared first on Publishing Perspectives.
The Canadian Association of Research Libraries has released a plan to improve open and effective scholarly communication between publishers, libraries, researchers and others. The post Canada’s New CARL ‘Roadmap’: Toward Better Scholarly Communication appeared first on Publishing Perspectives.
With Russian books accounting for up to 60 percent of its market, Ukraine's ban on those titles is alarming the country's publishers and booksellers. The post Ukraine Enacts a Winter Ban on Book Imports From Russia appeared first on Publishing Perspectives.
In its 50th year, AWP (the Association of Writers and Writing Programs) returns to the US capital, with special focus on literature in a political society. The post Leading With Diversity: The AWP Generation Goes to Washington appeared first on Publishing Perspectives.