While school is out of session, edtech entrepreneurs keep working. A quartet of top UK edtech entrepreneurs share what they did on the their summer vacation.
The German digital literary scene boasts a new bestseller list: the Tolino Ebook Bestseller List. Tolino, a German bookseller alliance, is Germany’s counterpart to Amazon.
The true identity of Italian bestseller Elena Ferrante remains unknown, but she offered a Q&A interview to Vanity Fair, reiterating ‘the books are enough.’
The continuation of our series on illustrated book publishing in the US looks at the digital market, where sales pale compared to print counterparts.
In Indonesia the government fails to recognize writing as a profession and publishing as a creative industry, thwarting its further development.
The Sheik Hamad Award for Translation and International Understanding, from Qatar, is bestowing more than a $1m in prize money over 5 categories.
While Editorial Director of Amazon Publishing, Julia Cheiffetz had a baby and got cancer, only to have her insurance cancelled and her responsibilities cut.
Two science fiction translations, one from the Dutch and another from Chinese, took home the best novella and best novel honors at this year’s Hugo Awards.
Our ongoing series on illustrated book publishing in the US looks at the changing retail landscape for specialty and illustrated titles.
Les Misérables has been translated into some 20 languages, but since 1927 readers of Urdu have had to make due with a severely abridged edition, until now.