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Frankfurter Buchmesse: Trade Visitor Tickets Now on Sale
August 11, 2022 at 10:11 am

The trade show's ticketing has opened, and a hall plan has been issued for those looking ahead to Frankfurter Buchmesse, October 19 to 23. The post Frankfurter Buchmesse: Trade Visitor Tickets Now on Sale appeared first on Publishing Perspectives.

NPD Books on July’s US Print Market: 6 Percent Lower, Year to Date
August 10, 2022 at 2:34 pm

In a 'steady' market, NPD sees print sales in the United States decline 1.6 million units in July, typically a month for some losses. The post NPD Books on July’s US Print Market: 6 Percent Lower, Year to Date appeared first on Publishing Perspectives.

Richard Charkin: Dear Literary Agent
August 10, 2022 at 1:00 pm

Richard Charkin offers 'a heartfelt apology,' writing that he now finds literary agents 'trusted go-betweens and understanding partners.' The post Richard Charkin: Dear Literary Agent appeared first on Publishing Perspectives.

Springer Nature and University of California Renew Open Access Deal
August 10, 2022 at 9:02 am

The agreement Springer Nature is touting with the University of California is an extension of its 2020 arrangement for research articles. The post Springer Nature and University of California Renew Open Access Deal appeared first on Publishing Perspectives.

Guest Post – Reducing the Burden of Diversity Tax: Recommendations for Allies
August 10, 2022 at 5:30 am

This third post in the “Reducing the Burden of Diversity tax” series makes recommendations for allies to reduce the burden of diversity tax on their colleagues. The post Guest Post – Reducing the Burden of Diversity Tax: Recommendations for Allies appeared first on The Scholarly Kitchen.

Canada’s Literary Press Group: Accessible Ebooks
August 9, 2022 at 10:58 am

Close to 600 titles will be part of the new, accessible 'Ebooks for Everyone' initiative from the Literary Press Group of Canada. The post Canada’s Literary Press Group: Accessible Ebooks appeared first on Publishing Perspectives.

How to get your own book published: a step by step guide
August 9, 2022 at 2:00 am

Allow a budget of £4,000 to do-it-yourself, from the editing and design through to marketing“A top-of-her-game literary agent tells us she receives about 3,000 submissions a year,” says Joe Sedgwick, the head of writing services at The Literary Consultancy. “Of those, she requests to see the full manuscripts of about 70. Of those writers, she…

HC Sales Topped $2 Billion in Fiscal 2022
August 9, 2022

Sales rose 10% at HarperCollins, to $2.19 billion, in the fiscal year ended June 30, 2022, but higher costs limited the increase in profits to 1%.

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