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China Bestsellers May: ‘Online Literature’ Powers a Trilogy
June 22, 2020 at 10:38 am

Book market developments in May point to growth in China's already powerful 'online literature' sector, led by the 'Ran Freely' trilogy by Wu Zhe. The post China Bestsellers May: ‘Online Literature’ Powers a Trilogy appeared first on Publishing Perspectives.

Tales From Simon Stålenhag: The Artist-Author on His New Amazon Studios Series
June 19, 2020 at 9:14 am

'Tales from the Loop' author Simon Stålenhag sees his work transformed into film with a screenplay by Nathaniel Halpern, to be released from Amazon Studios. The post Tales From Simon Stålenhag: The Artist-Author on His New Amazon Studios Series appeared first on Publishing Perspectives.

Words Without Borders June: LGBTQ Translation in the Court of the Times
June 17, 2020 at 12:17 pm

Released as the US high court ensures LGBTQ Americans' job protection, the 11th 'Queer Edition' at Words Without Borders parallels 'health, economic, and racial justice' crises. The post Words Without Borders June: LGBTQ Translation in the Court of the Times appeared first on Publishing Perspectives.

Trump Administration Sues John Bolton; Simon & Schuster Presses On
June 16, 2020 at 12:45 pm

The Justice Department sues John Bolton over his forthcoming 'The Room Where It Happened.' Simon & Schuster rejects the lawsuit. The post Trump Administration Sues John Bolton; Simon & Schuster Presses On appeared first on Publishing Perspectives.

Istanbul’s ‘Sunflower’ ITEF Goes Digital – With Translation Provided
June 15, 2020 at 12:10 am

The coronavirus pandemic pushes another literary festival into the digital realm, and Turkey's program expects to trump others as a tri-lingual event. The post Istanbul’s ‘Sunflower’ ITEF Goes Digital – With Translation Provided appeared first on Publishing Perspectives.

Licensing International: A Jump of 4.5 Percent to US$292.8 Billion
June 12, 2020 at 9:51 am

The annual study from Licensing International shows a sixth year of growth for world licensing, positioning brands for the 2020 coronavirus crisis. The post Licensing International: A Jump of 4.5 Percent to US$292.8 Billion appeared first on Publishing Perspectives.

China Bestsellers April 2020: A Watchful Market, a Reawakening Chart
June 11, 2020 at 5:56 am

China's April bestsellers show the book market restarting, with Japanese author Higashino Keigo and Mai Jia's new book topping the lists. The post China Bestsellers April 2020: A Watchful Market, a Reawakening Chart appeared first on Publishing Perspectives.