Cover Story: Embracing a Different Publishing World
We have a thriving translations, digital rights and new-business development arm that has been extremely successful in recent years, and changed the way we think about acquisitions and content development.
NS: What is its fastest-growing product segment or area?
Pfund: State secret. Although I will say … that, in a very challenging retail environment, our trade book sales increased over last year, due in part to a few particularly strong copyrights … and a very strong and steady new backlist.