James Byrne examples Burmese literature as it has evolved beyond mass censorship, and saw reasons for cautious optimism.
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Veteran author Warren Adler offers a reality check for would-be authors who believe fame and fortune is just a book away.
Typographical Era has produced a visual guide to 2015’s translated fiction, while Three Percent has updated its database and PEN UK surveyed its publishers.
In the novel, Preparation for the Next Life (Tyrant Books), author Atticus Lish offers a contemporary American immigration story set in Flushing, Queens.
“We should act like a grown-up and think like a start up,” says Judith Curr of Atria Books when it comes to working with with entrepreneur authors today.
Our monthly selection from BlueInk Review, a service which reviews self-published books, uncovers a superb memoir of a WWII concentration camp in Indonesia.
Blogger Ann Morgan read 197 books—one from each UN recognized nation plus Taiwan—and her work has now been compiled into a new book to be published in May.
Working in the book business can make one cynical about giving and receiving books as gifts, but the gift of a hand-translated title was a special surprise.
The Guardian looks back on 2014 from the perspective of a long list of British publishers, asking, what books made their year?
In the tradition of the annual New Yorker Christmas poem, Roger Tagholm serves up some verse to celebrate the year in publishing passed.