Penguin Random House has sold over a million Ladybird parody books in the UK, success that was preceded by a self-published book they once tried to quash.
Mehmet Demirtas has channeled his creativity into the Istanbul Tanpinar Literature Festival, which he views as a neutral gathering place for cultures.
As our parting gift to you for 2015, Publishing Perspectives re-imagines several popular Christmas carols through the prism of the book business.
Wrapping up the year, Publishing Perspectives contributors share their top books of the 2015. Today, Mark Piesing reports from London.
Publishing books for the Star Wars franchise requires a understanding of interlocking multiverses, authorized storylines — and it hasn’t always gone smoothly.
Istanbul’s Mephisto Bookstore bustles with business and proves there is hip, happening indie bookselling all over the world.
The Bookseller’s Futurebook conference in London last Friday focused on the growing importance of security, mobile readers and open access.
The UK’s Futurebook conference showcased numerous new digital publishing initiatives, including a OwnIt! and a new app featuring Agatha Christie’s iconic characters.
Kalem literary agency and Turkish publisher Everest gathering global publishers and translators in Istanbul to launch Farewell My Beautiful Motherland by Ahmed Umit.
The Steve Jobs biopic based on Walter Isaacson’s book depicts Apple as paranoid and closed — and quite the opposite of the publishing business.