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Words Without Borders December: True Crime for the Holidays
December 10, 2019 at 12:12 pm

In this 'Words Without Borders' issue on true crime, Susan Harris asks, for the reader, 'Is this the truth of the case? And if not, how can I tell?' The post Words Without Borders December: True Crime for the Holidays appeared first on Publishing Perspectives.

Tales of Two Markets: USA and UK Amazon Charts’ Year-Enders
December 9, 2019 at 9:56 am

Newly instituted in the UK this year, the Amazon Charts for the first time offer market comparative top titles between the British and American markets. The post Tales of Two Markets: USA and UK Amazon Charts’ Year-Enders appeared first on Publishing Perspectives.

US Publishers and Alliance Back Congressional Letter on Copyright Restatement
December 5, 2019 at 8:30 am

The AAP leadership and that of the Copyright Alliance are standing with a group of lawmakers, calling out an ongoing 'restatement' project' in copyright law. The post US Publishers and Alliance Back Congressional Letter on Copyright Restatement appeared first on Publishing Perspectives.

In China, the 2019 Prix Fu Lei Honors New French-to-Mandarin Translations
December 4, 2019 at 3:04 am

Continuing a longstanding tradition of cultural relations between France and China, the Prix Fu Lei this year features works by Foucault, Céline, and Adimi. The post In China, the 2019 Prix Fu Lei Honors New French-to-Mandarin Translations appeared first on Publishing Perspectives.

HarperCollins India’s Ananth Padmanabhan: Maker of Small Films
December 3, 2019 at 8:10 am

In creating short films, HarperCollins India CEO Ananth Padmanabhan wants 'to take stories to audiences who are spending a lot of time watching.' The post HarperCollins India’s Ananth Padmanabhan: Maker of Small Films appeared first on Publishing Perspectives.

Spain Reports Increased Book Exports as Guadalajara Book Fair Opens
December 2, 2019 at 1:36 am

Citing a high of €76.71 million (US$84.5 million) in book exports to Argentina, Spain's publishers' federation reports a 10.43-percent rise 2018 exports. The post Spain Reports Increased Book Exports as Guadalajara Book Fair Opens appeared first on Publishing Perspectives.

China Bestsellers October 2019: Hits Online and on Screen
November 26, 2019 at 3:30 am

Having first appeared as 'online writing' in 2015, 'Better Days' by Jiu Yuexi became a major hit on film, and the book has entered China's bestseller list. The post China Bestsellers October 2019: Hits Online and on Screen appeared first on Publishing Perspectives.

Polish Publishers Launch an Online Bookstore, Inverso
November 22, 2019 at 2:30 am

Citing heavy competition in online retail, two major book publishers in Poland have created an online bookstore of their own called Inverso. The post Polish Publishers Launch an Online Bookstore, Inverso appeared first on Publishing Perspectives.