Literary Festival Etonnants Voyageurs Haiti — “Astonishing Travelers Haiti” — will bring 40 authors to the island for the first time since the 2010 earthquake.
The Society of European Authors is pushing for publishers to translate more books and have published a list totaling 30 titles recommended by 10 top authors.
The Guadalajara Book Fair had a record year, attracting 600,000 visitors and 1,935 publishers from 43 countries, including Germany, which served as guest of honor.
A new book explores and questions Gertrude Stein’s unbound admiration of Philippe Pétain, the leader of Vichy France.
Tell us who intrigued you most in publishing in 2011. An author? A publisher? An editor? Or perhaps a corporation?
Author Neal Pollack discusses a publishing career ‘that resembles a chart of stock exchange numbers, or maybe murder statistics.’
Technology has enabled established and self-published authors to experiment serial publishing — making the old form new again — and finding mixed results.
This series on digital publishing is sponsored by Digital Book World, January 23-25, 2012. Enter discount code PUBPER12 at checkout to save $200 off the registration rate. By Javier Celaya As a writer in the 21st century, I am rather curious as to the different opportunities transmedia storytelling has to offer in the process of creating a work. Which multimedia …
The Ampersand Project in Australia is on a worldwide search for fabulous manuscripts by unpublished YA writers
Author Sara Zarr’s fourth YA novel, How To Save a Life, is a realistic look at death and pregnancy. It has been called her finest work to date.