Author Archives: Hannah Johnson

Hannah Johnson is the Deputy Publisher of Publishing Perspectives since 2009. Previously, she worked as Project Manager at the German Book Office New York. Find her on Twitter @hannahsjohnson.

Editorial & Production Internship at Publishing Perspectives

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Publishing Perspectives is looking for a hard-working intern interested in journalism, media and book publishing to work from our office in New York City.

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Amazon Pursues Education Market with Kindle Textbook Creator

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Amazon has launched a new tool for authors to create and sell digital textbooks. But there are questions about royalty rates on higher priced e-textbooks.

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Infographic: Future of Library and Information Science Jobs

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What does the future of Library and Information Science look like? What do patrons expect from libraries? This infographic from USC has some answers.

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Springer Science & Business to Merge with Macmillan Science & Education

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A merger between Springer Science & Business and Holtzbrinck will form a new global science and education publisher with annual sales of 1.5 billion euros

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Download this Report on Children’s Ebooks and Fanfiction

Digital Book World 2014. (Photo: A.E. Fletcher Photography, 2014)

As a preview to next week’s Launch Kids track at the Digital Book World conference, download this free report on children’s ebooks and fanfiction.

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Scribd Raises $22 Million to Bolster Ebook Subscription Biz

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With $22 million in new funding, Scribd will boost its ebook subscription business by acquiring new content, and growing internationally.

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Top 12 Articles of 2014 on Publishing in Asia and South Asia

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International companies are keeping a close eye on publishing in Asia and South Asia, including the latest rights trends and digital developments there.

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Top 12 Articles on Publishing in Latin America of 2014

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Latin America is a dynamic book publishing region. Read our top articles from 2014 about publishing in Brazil, Mexico, Argentina and other Latin American countries.

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Top 10 Articles on Rights and Licensing of 2014

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In 2014, Publishing Perspectives covered rights and licensing around globe from Beijing to Serbia, from digital to self-publishing. Here are our top 10 rights articles of the year.

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Frankfurt Book Fair Partners with World Cookbook Fair

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The Frankfurt Book Fair and the World Cookbook Fair have partnered to strengthen the international culinary and wine publishing community starting in 2015.

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