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Fill in Our Mad Lib About the Future of Publishing

In Discussion by Edward Nawotka

The the best responses will be reprinted in our Frankfurt Book Fair editions.

By Edward Nawotka, Editor-in-Chief

pencil on a keyboardWe want to hear what you think about the future of publishing. So fill in the following mad lib, replacing the blank spaces with your own words.

With ___________ the publishing industry and book market will likely _________. For most publishers the worst thing to do is __________. My best advice would be ___________.

Please copy and paste your response in the comments below. Also be sure to include your name, profession and position. The best responses will be reprinted in our Frankfurt Book Fair editions.

[Note: Thanks to Bloomberg Businessweek for the inspiration!).

About the Author

Edward Nawotka

Edward Nawotka is the Editor-in-Chief of Publishing Perspectives. A former foreign correspondent, he has covered the book business exclusively since 2000, serving as daily news editor for Publishers Weekly and columnist for Bloomberg News.