book2book

  booktrade.info

Search Booktrade.info:  


Tuesday 30th September

Book2book Home Book Trade News Trade Announcements Bestseller Lists About Booktrade.info

Latest News

Keep It Quiet But Amazon, Perseus Reach New E-book Deal
www.publishersweekly.com

Amazon apparently insists Perseus communicate news to its clients over the phone, rather than via email

Publishing Industry Sets Out Policy Proposals For Next Government
www.booktrade.info

The Publishers Association releases an eight point plan for growth in the book and journal market

Man Booker prize shortlist 2014 includes US authors for the first time
www.theguardian.com

Two American authors line up with British novelists including Ali Smith and Howard Jacobson

Samuel Johnson Prize 2014 Longlist Spotlights Memoirs
www.theguardian.com

The award, which has never before been won by an author in this genre, has selected six for this year's prestigious non-fiction award

Other News

Ellora's Cave Sues Dear Author Book Blog For Defamation

Andrew Wylie: Amazon & The 'End Of Literary Culture In America'

A Women's Prize For Translated Books

Stephen Fry Seeking Digital Makers For Global YourFry Storytelling Project

Dannie Abse, Welsh Poet And Author, Dies Aged 91

Gone Girl Unleashes Battle Of The Sexes At New York Film Festival

Mystery Of Arthur Conan Doyle's Missing Draft Solved At Last

Waterstone's Deploys More Efficient Point Of Sale System

Astérix Illustrator Buries Hatchet After 7-year Legal Battle With Daughter

4 Ways Amazon's Ruthless Practices Are Crushing Local Economies

Lee Child's Take On Taking On Amazon

Swiss Book Prize Finalists

Future Bright For Children's Books As Industry Names Plot Next Chapter

Amazon's Goodreads App Finally Gets A Makeover

Google Hits Back At News Corp's Claims That It Is A Platform For Piracy

[More News]



Trade Announcements

Weidenfeld & Nicolson Win Auction For Two Novels By Laura Barnett

LBF 2015: Submissions Open For Insights Programme

Egmont Publishing appoints new Director of Sales, Marketing and PR

Puffin And PopJam Announce Partnership

Aurum Press Acquisition Announcement

House Of Illustration And The Folio Society Announce The Winner Of The Book Illustration Competition

New Nigella Lawson To Chatto

Andrew Kidd To Leave Aitken Alexander Associates

Open Letter To President Erdoğan

Knox Robinson Announces Creation Of Knox Robinson Films And Its First Feature-length Documentary

Forward Prizes For Poetry 2014

Pushkin Press Acquires Long-Lost Schnitzler Novella: Late Fame

Serpent's Tail To Publish New Short Stories And Novella By Pulitzer Prize Winning David Gates

Bloody Scotland Announces 2014 Figures, Most Successful Year Yet

The Deanston Scottish Crime Book Of The Year Winner

[More Trade Announcements]




Opinion

Era Of Creativity
www.huffingtonpost.co.uk

The era of digitization will be not the era of technology, but the era of creativity.

Are Amazon Exclusives The Next Big Challenge For Everybody Else In Publishing?
www.idealog.com

Amazon is doing its very best to build a body of content that is desirable and available from nobody else but them

Will an independent Scotland be an 'Open Market'?
www.booktrade.info

What if Scotland decides they don't want to be a part of a closed, exclusive 'UK' market

Book Publishing, Not Fact-checking
www.theatlantic.com

Industry faces no big repercussions for errors

Feature Items

Crowdsourced Editing: E-publishing's Next Frontier
www.theguardian.com

How the innovative startup Advance Editions is turning book editing into a conversation

London Art Book Fair: Some Of Britain's Best Artists Share Their 'Shelfies'
www.independent.co.uk

As part of the London Art Book Fair, the Whitechapel asked the UK's best artists to share their 'shelfies'. They offer a fascinating insight into their work

The Publisher Who Said 'No' to Amazon
publishingperspectives.com

Randall White, CEO of the Educational Development Corp, an Oklahoma-based book distributor, explains how he survived pulling all his company's titles from Amazon.com

Shatzkin Takes On Shirky In Amazon-Hachette Debate
www.digitalbookworld.com

Clay Shirky and Mike Shatzkin have traded pieces on the subject

Account Sign-In

Most Popular Stories

  1. Stephen Fry Seeking Digital Makers For Global YourFry Storytelling Project
  2. Dannie Abse, Welsh Poet And Author, Dies Aged 91
  3. Gone Girl Unleashes Battle Of The Sexes At New York Film Festival
  4. Disney Sued For $250 Million By Woman Claiming Frozen Is Stolen From Her Life Story
  5. A Women's Prize For Translated Books
  6. Crowdsourced Editing: E-publishing's Next Frontier
  7. Ellora's Cave Sues Dear Author Book Blog For Defamation
  8. Weidenfeld & Nicolson Announces Rebrand Of Paperbacks
  9. Andrew Wylie: Amazon & The 'End Of Literary Culture In America'
  10. Lee Child's Take On Taking On Amazon