Publishing Perspectives is a leading online business magazine for the global book industry.

Our readers include publishers, literary agents, authors, book industry service providers, and publishing specialists.

Our mission is to support and contribute to the international publishing community by offering essential news, information, and connections.

We believe that global collaboration and a supportive international community leads to a strong, vibrant publishing industry, one that can continue to provide education and access to literature, promote literacy and reading, and foster cultural understanding around the world.


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Drawing from our network of correspondents and publishing experts in various world markets, Publishing Perspectives offers daily news and updates through our website, email newsletters, events, and print editions.

Publishing Perspectives, a brand of Frankfurter Buchmesse GmbH, was founded in 2009 by the German Book Office New York. It operated under Frankfurt Book Fair New York from 2017 to 2021 and is currently operated through MVB US, Inc.

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Every weekday, Publishing Perspectives offers our readers a broad look at the international book business, along with emerging changes, challenges and opportunities around the world.

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2023 Publishing Calendar

In addition to our daily news, Publishing Perspectives regularly produces special issues on key topics in book publishing. Below is a schedule of our special editions, as well as our publishing holidays and breaks.

2023 Children’s Editions
  • February 24
  • June 23
  • September 29
2023 Rights Editions
  • January 13
  • February 10
  • March 17
  • April 7
  • May 12
  • June 16
  • July 14
  • August 18
  • September 15
  • October 6
  • November 17
  • December 8
2023 Holidays and Breaks
  • Jan 2: New Year’s Day
  • Jan 16: MLK Day
  • Feb 20: President’s Day
  • May 29–30: Memorial Day
  • Jun 19: Juneteenth
  • Jul 3–4: Independence Day
  • Jul 17–21: Summer break
  • Aug 18–19: Break
  • Sep 4: Labor Day
  • Oct 9: Columbus Day
  • Nov 10: Veteran’s Day
  • Nov 23–24: Thanksgiving
  • Dec 18–29: Winter break

Print Magazines

We produce special print editions several times per year. Our Frankfurt Book Fair Show Dailies are the most sought-after source of daily news at the world’s largest and most influential book fair. We also offer magazines that explore major issues and regions in the book business today.

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