Industry Leadership

Looming Tariffs Cloud Printing Picture
June 7, 2019

With a public hearing set for June 17 on proposed 25% tariffs on $300 billion of goods—including books—imported from China, the publishing industry is gearing up to make its case to exclude books from the tax.

A New Playbook At First Book
June 7, 2019

The D.C.-based organization is looking for ways to keep up with demand for the books it's been putting into the hands of children in need since 1992.

Dutton Will Drop Linda Fairstein
June 7, 2019

The PRH imprint and author have terminated their publishing relationship, a representative of the imprint has confirmed.

Kickstarter Campaign for Book on Abortion Surpasses Goal
May 24, 2019

Haymarket Books will publish an anthology of fiction, poetry, and literary essays in 2020 after a successful Kickstarter campaign enabled its editor to pay the permission fees required to reprint iconic writings about abortion.

Chronicle Books Forms Chronicle Chroma
May 21, 2019

Beginning this fall, Chronicle Chroma will publish books on the visual arts and pop culture, and will be headed by Steve Crist and Gloria Fowler.