After losses of almost €556 million, Italy’s book publishing market grew in 2015 and 2016 for the first time since 2010, according to the Italian Publishers Association.
Copyright protection and enforcement are essential to US publishers’ ‘ability to compete in global markets,’ the AAP writes to the president-elect.
For publishing players looking to know more about entry points into some of Europe’s book markets, Aldus’ new brochure may be useful.
London and New York’s trade shows have opened registration. And in Christian publishing, a Big Five player teams up with Amazon.
Swedish children’s book publisher Olika Förlag has a decade-long history of promoting diversity, challenging gender stereotypes, and winning awards for their work.
The London Book Fair’s International Excellence Awards has added a Rights Professional of the Year category. Winners will be announced in March 2017.
The French Embassy’s Albertine literary outreach program recommends this year’s top literary books from France for all the Francophiles on your gift list.
The London Book Fair’s Quantum Conference and Nielsen’s BookInsights merge, while the Authors Guild and Media Coalition get together on freedom of speech.
Citing a market value estimated at €36 billion to €38 billion, the European book publishing statistics report from FEP counts 575,000 titles published.
In three of Cambridge University Press’ journals, Overleaf arrangement offers authoring tools. And eight awards are part of the FutureBook Conference.