The 'Hamilton' Revolution Continues at the Audies

The 22nd annual Audies Gala featured awards in 27 categories, with a behind-the-scenes audiobook look at Lin-Manuel Miranda's Broadway hit nabbing 'Audiobook of the Year' honors. Continue reading at 'Publishers Weekly'

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Hamilton: The Revolution to Little, Brown

Little, Brown is publishing Hamilton: The Revolution by Lin-Manuel Miranda and Jeremy McCarter.  Continue reading at The Bookseller

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Exploring the legal world of Hamilton — and ‘Hamilton’

Scholars explore the questions of law, past and present, raised by the hit musical. Continue reading at The Washington Post

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Audiobooks: A Revolution in Format

The audiobook has made the move to center stage in a digital publishing world, writes ‘PW’ audio correspondent Shannon Maughan. Continue reading at Publishers Weekly

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London Book Fair: Finland’s Market Continues to Swing to Subscriptions

In 2021, Finland's consumer base bought two digital books for every single print book sold, the Finnish Book Exchange, FILI, reports. The post London Book Fair: Finland’s Market Continues to Swing to Subscriptions appeared first on Publishing Perspectives. Continue reading at Publishing Perspectives

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HBG Diversity Efforts Continue in Hiring and New Partnerships

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Netflix royalty: Shonda Rhimes’s winning streak continues with Bridgerton and Inventing Anna

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Ukrainian libraries, serving as bomb shelters, continue to prove that libraries are our best hope.

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Awards: The ‘Project Hail Mary’ Audiobook Wins the 2022 Audies

The 27th Audie Awards honored winners in 25 categories in a 70 minute digital awards program with Kal Penn hosting. The post Awards: The ‘Project Hail Mary’ Audiobook Wins the 2022 Audies appeared first on Publishing Perspectives. Continue reading at Publishing Perspectives

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Hamilton author had his children's book translated into a sign language, and says everyone should do it

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Review: Marlon James' African fantasy saga continues, and the witch has her say

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PRH Continues Temporary E-book, Digital Audio Terms for Libraries

The programs first went into effect in March of 2020 in response to the Covid-19 crisis, and will have been in force for over two years by the time they expire if they are not extended further. Continue reading at Publishers Weekly

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What You Lose as a Daughter of the Iranian Revolution

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Hitting the Books: 'Miracle Rice' fed China's revolution but endangered its crop diversity

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The Audie Awards’ 2022 Finalists: 25 Categories

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Wilson’s Faraway Tree continuation tale marks 80th anniversary of Blyton series

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Hamish Hamilton seizes Mackintosh's 'audacious and mesmerising' third novel

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An expanded perspective, and a controversial claim, on America’s revolution

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Bookstore Sales Recovery Continued in September

Bookstore sales jumped 42.1% in September, to $881 million, over 2020 when September sales were $620 million. Through the first nine months of 2021, bookstore sales rose 38.6% Continue reading at Publishers Weekly

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