As more readers turn to English-language e-books because of availability or price, when will local markets catch up to compete? By Hannah Johnson In an interview with Publishing Perspectives, Eva Bonnier said that English-language book exports “can be a problem” for publishers in markets like Sweden where many people buy and read English books. If it takes a year for …
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