Industry Events

New DBW Set For 2nd Outing
August 16, 2019

This year's rebooted Digital Book World, to be held a month earlier this year in Nashville's Lowes Vanderbilt Hotel, looks to promote "a more intimate, community setting" despite hoping to double last year's attendance.

Star Watch 2019 Honorees Named
July 30, 2019

Fifty honorees from the U.S. and Canada were chosen for the fifth annual PW Star Watch program for their trailblazing spirit, innovative problem-solving, and leadership qualities.

Book Truckin’ the with House of SpeakEasy
July 12, 2019

Last month, the House of SpeakEasy book truck was on a mission: to spotlight community conversations around the literary arts throughout as much of the country as possible.

Book Truckin’ with House of SpeakEasy
July 12, 2019

Last month, the House of SpeakEasy book truck was on a mission: to spotlight community conversations around the literary arts throughout as much of the country as possible.

The Book Industry Speaks Out Against China Tariffs
June 19, 2019

Representatives at the public hearing said books should be excluded from proposed tariffs on Chinese imports because, among other reasons, the tariffs would almost certainly lead to higher book prices for consumers while forcing some publishers and booksellers out of business.

Hearings on Proposed Book Tariffs Start Today
June 17, 2019

Representatives from the AAP and the ABA are among the book industry members that will speak out against a proposed 25% tariff on goods--including books--imported from China at hearings that start today.