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PBS Announces Its ‘Great American Read’ Program’s 100 Titles
April 23, 2018 at 2:30 am

Quite different in its approach to a national reading-advocacy event from 'Canada Reads,' PBS' 'Great American Read' project has named its 100 contenders for 'best-loved novel.' The post PBS Announces Its ‘Great American Read’ Program’s 100 Titles appeared first on Publishing Perspectives.

PBS Announces Its ‘Great American Read’ Program’s 100 Titles
April 23, 2018 at 2:30 am

Quite different in its approach to a national reading-advocacy event from 'Canada Reads,' PBS' 'Great American Read' project has named its 100 contenders for 'best-loved novel.' The post PBS Announces Its ‘Great American Read’ Program’s 100 Titles appeared first on Publishing Perspectives.

Book clinic: do editors often have to cut authors down to size?
April 21, 2018 at 1:00 pm

Overwriting is a common problem among beginners, but it happens to the best of them – ask a professional editorMost writers I know massively overwrite. How common is it for a published author to have had an editor do a big cutting job?Retired 72-year-old psychotherapist, living in IndiaRichard Beswick, publishing director at Little, BrownNabokov called…

Dennis Quaid to narrate The President is Missing audiobook
April 21, 2018 at 1:45 am

American actor Dennis Quaid, who played Bill Clinton in the 2010 TV movie "The Special Relationship", has been cast to narrate the audiobook of The President is Missing by James Patterson and Clinton.

Pictures of the week
April 21, 2018 at 1:45 am

This week's pictures round-up features a London Book Fair after-party, the Man Booker International shortlist announcement and Alesha Dixon.