International Publishing News

Updated 5 days ago [ At: 2019-08-21 10:33:14 UTC]


How to Lock Down Your Kindle So Your Kids Do Not Buy All The Books: A Guide

Because little fingers love shiny buttons: how to lock down your Kindle so kids don't buy all the books. And how to get your money back when they do. Continue reading at 'Book Riot'

[ Book Riot | 2019-08-21 10:33:14 UTC ]
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Which Ravenclaw from Harry Potter Are You?

If you are an avid reader, there’s a good chance you’re also a Ravenclaw. But which one are you? Take our quiz to find out! Continue reading at 'Book Riot'

[ Book Riot | 2019-08-21 10:32:47 UTC ]
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Amazon Charts: One Minute Later scores a second week

Susan Lewis' One Minute Later (HarperCollins) has held the Amazon Charts Most Sold number one for Fiction for a second week, as Rosie Walsh's The Man Who Didn't Call (Mantle) leapt five places into second place. Continue reading at 'The Bookseller'

[ The Bookseller | 2019-08-21 10:06:24 UTC ]
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HQ lands Eleanor Wood's first non-fiction title

HQ will publish the first non-fiction title from YA author Eleanor Wood about her journey from “the depths of existential despair” following a traumatic break-up and psychotic episode. Continue reading at 'The Bookseller'

[ The Bookseller | 2019-08-21 09:14:55 UTC ]
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Rare Jane Austen letter saved as public campaign raises £10k

Jane Austen’s House Museum has saved a section of a letter by Jane Austen after “an outpouring of generosity from the public” saw £10,000 raised in six weeks. Continue reading at 'The Bookseller'

[ The Bookseller | 2019-08-21 07:48:21 UTC ]
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Templar Illustration Prize 2019 shortlist revealed

Three Cambridge School of Art Children’s Book Illustration graduates Maria Coco, Paula White and Sally Walker are shortlisted for the second Templar Illustration Prize. Continue reading at 'The Bookseller'

[ The Bookseller | 2019-08-21 06:53:23 UTC ]
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Hilary McKay | 'You can’t have random magic floating in when it’s convenient'

After career-altering acclaim for her previous novel, Hilary McKay turns from a land of war to one of magic. Continue reading at 'The Bookseller'

[ The Bookseller | 2019-08-21 06:30:44 UTC ]
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Yellow Bird UK options rights to Spotify Untold

The non-fiction investigation billed as the "Spotify story", Spotify Untold (Albert Bonniers Förlag), will be turned into a TV show. Continue reading at 'The Bookseller'

[ The Bookseller | 2019-08-21 05:54:55 UTC ]
More news stories like this | News stories tagged with: #tv show #spotify story #spotify untold


Industry Notes: Wattpad and Viu in Partnership; Yellow Bird Options ‘Spotify Untold’

Toronto-based Wattpad announces another international content development deal for Asian markets, and Sweden's Bonnier has a film option for 'Spotify Untold.' The post Industry Notes: Wattpad and Viu in Partnership; Yellow Bird Options ‘Spotify Untold’ appeared first on Publishing Perspectives. ... Continue reading at 'Publishing Perspectives'

[ Publishing Perspectives | 2019-08-21 05:30:06 UTC ]
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Changing the journalistic climate: what role does philanthropy play in reporting news?

The fund behind the biggest grant ever given to the Sydney Opera House says it won’t play favourites in Australian mediaWhen the Judith Neilson Institute for Journalism pledged money to News Corp and Nine Entertainment last month, some cynics wondered why the $100m philanthropic outfit was... Continue reading at 'The Guardian'

[ The Guardian | 2019-08-21 04:31:05 UTC ]
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PW Star Watch Names 50 Honorees for 2019, Its Fifth Year

In the annual PW Star Watch program, emerging talents in the North American publishing markets are honored. A 'Superstar' goes to Frankfurter Buchmesse. The post PW Star Watch Names 50 Honorees for 2019, Its Fifth Year appeared first on Publishing Perspectives. Continue reading at 'Publishing Perspectives'

[ Publishing Perspectives | 2019-08-21 04:30:39 UTC ]
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Hutchinson snaps up Instagrammer Shelby Lorman's debut

Hutchinson will publish the debut of New York comedian Shelby Lorman, creator of the viral Instagram feed ‘Awards for Good Boys’. Continue reading at 'The Bookseller'

[ The Bookseller | 2019-08-21 02:04:26 UTC ]
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Andrew Scott joins cast for BBC adaptation of Pullman's His Dark Materials

“Fleabag” actor Andrew Scott has joined the cast for the BBC adaptation of Philip Pullman’s His Dark Materials trilogy. Continue reading at 'The Bookseller'

[ The Bookseller | 2019-08-21 01:32:35 UTC ]
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Agent Alert: Amaryah Orenstein of GO Literary

Literary agent alerts (this one with Amaryah Orenstein of GO Literary) are golden opportunities for new writers because each one is a literary agent who is likely building his or her client list. The post Agent Alert: Amaryah Orenstein of GO Literary by Robert Lee Brewer appeared first on... Continue reading at 'Writer's Digest'

[ Writer's Digest | 2019-08-20 23:55:57 UTC ]
More news stories like this | News stories tagged with: #literary agent #client list #golden opportunities #amaryah orenstein #agent alert


Exchange rates

As the ongoing trade war between the United States and China rumbled on early this year, some interesting book industry statistics were coming out of the People’s Republic. Continue reading at 'The Bookseller'

[ The Bookseller | 2019-08-20 23:06:52 UTC ]
More news stories like this | News stories tagged with: #book industry #china rumbled #exchange rates


Wonderbly well equipped for China bow after striking deal with PPMG

The book start-up formerly known as Lost My Name is set to enter the Chinese market after inking a collaborative deal with Phoenix Publishing and Media Group, co-founder Asi Sharabi says. Continue reading at 'The Bookseller'

[ The Bookseller | 2019-08-20 22:03:33 UTC ]
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King of Hay Richard Booth dies, aged 80

Tributes have been paid to Richard Booth, after the self-styled King of Hay died aged 80.  Continue reading at 'The Bookseller'

[ The Bookseller | 2019-08-20 21:10:20 UTC ]
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Bonnier Corp. Terminates Editor-in-Chief Over Ethics Breach

Bonnier Corp. has dismissed Flying magazine editor-in-chief Stephen Pope for a violation of the company's ethics code. In a memo to contributors obtained by Folio:, Bonnier editorial director Shawn Bean stated that Pope, who had served as the aviation title's editor-in-chief since 2015, "is no... Continue reading at 'Folio Magazine'

[ Folio Magazine | 2019-08-20 20:45:39 UTC ]
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The Matrix 4 is happening, and Aleksander Hemon and David Mitchell wrote the script.

Welcome back to the 90s. (And, I guess, the early 2000s.) As Variety reports, there is officially a fourth Matrix film in the works, with Keanu Reeves and Carrie-Anne Moss back in the saddle as Neo and Trinity. Lana Wachowski will direct; she also wrote the script with novelists Aleksandar Hemon... Continue reading at 'Literrary Hub'

[ Literrary Hub | 2019-08-20 20:44:00 UTC ]
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TV and radio plans revealed to mark publication of David Cameron's memoir

David Cameron will give a series of television and radio interviews to mark the publication of his autobiography, For the Record (William Collins), including John Humphrys' final "big" interview for the "Today" show next month. Continue reading at 'The Bookseller'

[ The Bookseller | 2019-08-20 19:08:40 UTC ]
More news stories like this | News stories tagged with: #recordwilliam collins #radio interviews #david cameron #mark publication