The 74th edition of the National Book Awards program based in New York City has opened submissions and named its 25 jurors.
Tom Benn Wins England’s Young Writer of the Year Award
The £10,000 Young Writer of the Year award from the UK’s Sunday Times goes to Tom Benn for his fourth novel, ‘Oxblood.’
The 75th Frankfurter Buchmesse: A Time Line
The world’s largest international book publishing trade show opens its 75th iteration with ‘Chronicles’ of its past right up to this year.
In Praise of Frankfurt Pavilion: The Martin Elsaesser Plaque
The five-year-old structure for political and cultural presentations has been listed among works representing ‘Excellent Architecture in Hessen.’
The £50,000 International Booker Prize’s 2023 Longlist
Announcing its 2023 longlist of novels written in 11 languages, the International Booker Prize shares its sales impact on last year’s winner.
Bologna’s Licensing Awards: 160 Entries, 10 Winners
The Bologna Licensing Trade Fair/Kids program was in its 16th year, and its awards were in their 6th edition in the 2023 show.
Poland’s Draga Group Announces an Audiobook Platform
The Norwegian developer of bespoke audiobook platforms, Beat Technology, is creating a new service, ‘Volume,’ for Poland’s Sonia Draga.
Circana (NPD): US Market Tracks Closely to 2022 Into March
The consumer research company formerly known as NPD has become ‘Circana’ – and spots a political book on a fast rise.
The Folio Society: At Bologna To Meet Illustrators
The 75-year-old Folio Society partnered with Bologna Book Plus to reach out to the book fair’s internationally active illustrators.
In Germany, Frankfurter Buchmesse Opens Fellowship and Grant Programs
Four key fellowship opportunities have opened to applications for international publishing professionals from various parts of the world.