Russia’s Growing Ebook and Audiobook Sales in First Half of 2018
July 18, 2018
The Russian ebook distributor LitRes reports 45-percent growth year-over-year in ebook sales for the first half of this year. And Storytel, which ended its first year in May in the market, cites digital access over vast distances as a driver.
Interview: Two Lions’ Kelsey Skea on Rights, Series, and Strategies
July 17, 2018
Turning five this year, the children's imprint Two Lions is starting to acquire and translate non-English work, even as it sells its books into other territories–and it's experimenting with 'a faster cadence' in series development.
The International Publishers Association at WIPO: Drawing a Line at Copyright Exceptions
July 16, 2018
In stating its support for two years of discussion, the International Publishers Association at WIPO's semiannual committee meetings signaled its stance on international copyright exceptions in education.