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Frankfurt Book Fair’s Juergen Boos on Changes for 2015

Juergen Boos, Director of the Frankfurt Book Fair (Photo: Peter Hirth / Frankfurter Buchmesse)

Frankfurt Book Fair director Juergen Boos discusses how new advancements coming to the Fair in 2015 reflect the shifting publishing and media marketplace.

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Do French Comics Sell Abroad? The French Say “Mais Oui”

Blacksad, by Juan Diaz Carnales is just one example of a French title that has proven popular in the US.

Colombine Depaire and Alicen Hubert offer concrete examples of the growing popularity of French BD and comics in the United States.

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PublishNews Brazil: New Boutique Publisher Foz, Granta’s 20 Best


This week’s issue includes profiles of Foz, an ambitious new boutique publisher, Granta’s Best Young Brazilian Writers, and Frankfurt’s education conference.

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3 Questions on the Future of Children’s Publishing with Lorraine Shanley

After a slow start, children’s e-books and apps are now making up for lost time and are one of the big growth areas for publishers and developers, says Shanley.

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Is E-book Lending Bad News for Authors and Publishers?

By Edward Nawotka The past two days we’ve looked at e-book lending options for libraries. In today’s installment, author Author Marcus Sakey, notes, “As an author, […]

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Who Really Benefits from the Growth in MFAs?

By Edward Nawotka Today’s lead story discusses the creation of — a new online writing community in the UK — and asks if such […]

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Could Publishers Start Charging for Office Tours?

By Edward Nawotka Perusing the new issue of The Atlantic this morning I ran across a breezy article by Megan McArdle entitled “The Genius of […]

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