Monday 15th September
​F+W Media's JameWfhy going direct to consumers is a good way forward for many independent publishers
There are those who threaten to destroy the magic and mystery of the book; the pretentious book snob
I am the content provider—and I don't get paid!
Curators of oral storytelling series in the UK discuss how the form is a reaction to our increasingly digital world — and how it intersects with publishing
The ebook industry in India is still an emerging market but feels like it's about to grow
Depends on the type of book
What do all successful book marketing campaigns have in common? They are all carefully targeted at specific groups of readers.
And, in the process, they created a nation of readers
Year in and year out Dalkey Archive is one of the leading publishers of literature in translation
Celebrate the beauty of those author beards
Recently, there has been an explosion of A-List celebrities and YouTube megastars gaining their own book deals
His book is at number one in the Amazon charts, and his YouTube channel has over five million subscribers. So why haven't you heard of Alfie Deyes?
If you're an author who currently avoids social media, don't be embarrassed
To help you craft the perfect pitch, we've asked top journalists and book bloggers for their dos and don't on pitching your book to them.
What a Typical Week Looks Like at One UK Literary Agency
The Mac ebook software market doesn't start and stop with iBooks
Could it overtake the existing tech giants?
A reminder, especially to publishers, about submitting titles for two of the major fiction-translation prizes in the UK and US:
Have you ever wanted to listen to a song mentioned in a novel?
How Jonny Duddle re-imagined Harry Potter for a new generation
or, how most publishers throw money at the wall to see what sticks
Laments the lack of diversity in children's books
One form that the sharp competition in journals publishing takes is spirited auctions for the rights to the publications of professional societies
Those snide European putdowns about America as a nation of cultureless junk-munchers might have to be retired
When it comes to promoting their brands via social media, many authors freeze up