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Derek Jeter's Publishing House Will Publish Rob Gronkowski's Book

Derek Jeter April 9, 2015

The sports-bro solidarity has been achieved: Jeter Publishing, Derek Jeter's publishing partnership with Simon and Schuster, announced that it will publish a book by...

Audio: Listen to Book Business Live Panels on Digital Transformation, Data & Bookselling Reinvented

BB_Live_Event April 9, 2015

On the last day of March, Book Business held its first Executive Summit on Digital Publishing. The objective of the event was to provide publishing...

Penguin Random House Merger Pays Off For Bertelsmann: $750 For Staffers

Penguin Random House Logo New April 8, 2015

If you're not on commission or the bonus track at Bertelsmann 's toddling Penguin Random House megapublisher, there'll be a nice tip for you come...

Lessons Learned at Book Business Live

Joe Wikert April 6, 2015

The team at Book Business recently hosted a one-day, invite-only event in NY. I had the pleasure of attending as well as moderating the...

New Hachette HQ Will Be 'Talent Magnet'

Tim Hely Hutchinson April 6, 2015

Hachette's new London headquarters Carmelite House will become a "talent magnet" for authors and publishers, but the move will not compromise competition between the...

New Stats About the Canadian Book Market in 2014

Booknet Canada April 3, 2015

Unit sales across the total adult trade print market in 2014 were down by 3.5% compared to 2013, whereas the juvenile trade print market was...

UK Publishers Boast Big Bucks – Authors Scrabble for Crumbs

United Kingdom April 3, 2015

The UK publishing industry appears to be in rude (or at least, moderately insulting) good health, according to figures from the Nielsen conference BookInsights, quoted...

Lumen Learning Raises $2.5M

Lumen Learning April 3, 2015

Lumen Learning has raised $2.5 million in a seed round led by the Oregon Angel Fund, with the Portland Seed Fund, Seattle's Alliance of...

Yale Publishing Course Offers Innovative Leader Scholarship

Yale Publishing Course Innovative Leader Scholarship April 2, 2015

The Yale Publishing Course (YPC) has just announced the Innovative Leader Scholarship . This scholarship recognizes mid- to senior-level book and magazine media professionals in...

New Details Come to Light on HarperCollins Negotiations With Amazon

HarperCollins Logo long April 2, 2015

When I reported on the story on Tuesday, I knew little more than that the negotiations had hit a snag.  The original BI article...