Author Archives: 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.

How HP Digital Printing Brings Innovation to Publishing

Francois Martin

HP’s innovations in digital printing allow publishers to reduce costs for printing and inventory management. Find out more on April 13 in London.

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Authenticity, Relationships Matter Most to Millennial Readers

The "Curating Content and Events" panel at Publishing Perspectives' "Designing Books for Millennial Readers" conference last Thursday.

Publishing Perspectives’ “Designing Books for Millennial Readers” conference revealed that authenticity is the key to unlocking the hearts of millennials.

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Is Metabook the Next Evolution of the Book?

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‘We are creating a new thing for a new generation of readers…this is the future,’ says Benjamin Alfonsi of Metabook’s new ultra-enhanced ebooks.

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Literary Agent Andrew Nurnberg Partners with Turkey’s AnatoliaLit

Anatolia Lit

Leading UK literary agency Andrew Nurnberg Associates is partnering with Istanbul’s AnatoliaLit agency to expand the agency’s activities in Turkey.

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Publisher Who Defied Russia’s Anti-Gay Laws Wins AAP “Freedom” Award

The Jesters Cap, without the "anti-gay" 18+ warning required under Russian law.

Russia’s Samokat has been awarded the Jeri Laber International Freedom to Publish Award from the Association of American Publishers.

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Updating Archie Comics for a New Generation of Readers

Archie #1, hipper than before.

You may think of teen comic hero Archie as a ‘nostalgia brand,’ but a fresh look and edgier stories he is being updated for a new generation of readers.

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Rakuten Buys E-book Distributor OverDrive for $410 Million

Overdrive

Japan’s Rakuten, parent company of ebookseller Kobo, has purchased US ebook distributor OverDrive, likely blocking Kindle’s further expansion into libraries.

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5 Tips for Online Book Marketing Today

Derrick Schultz

Testing first, remaining flexible, and hanging out on Twitter are all best practices for to online book marketing today, says Derrick Schultz of Atavist.

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Canada Reads: Where Celebrities Battle for a Book’s Honor

Canada Reads Line up

Canada Reads, a contest in which 5 celebrities debate various books merits and vote a title off each day on CBC TV, has serious implications for publishers.

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Livres Canada Books: Your Convenient Connection to Canadian Publishing

François Charette

Livres Canada Books facilitates networking and connections to help the international publishing community to discover the latest from the vibrant Canadian publishing market.

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