In revenue, the Italian trade market sees 42-percent growth over the first six months of 2020, per the publishers association.
French and Italian book publishers are engaging in a 3-day translation rights event, each the other’s second-largest rights export market.
The Italian Publishers Association and the Aldus Up network have studied how European markets survey their reading patterns and translations.
The winners of this year’s publishing-house awards are based in Tanzania, Switzerland, Iran, the United States, Colombia, and New Zealand.
The Association of Italian Publishers participates in Monday’s Bologna Book Plus conference and shares 2020 book publishing and rights sales data from Italy.
The contest drew 1,577 entries from 41 countries. Seven nations are represented among the winners, the United Kingdom with two wins.
As Italy’s 18App for young adults gains increased government funding for 2021, France experiments with its own ‘Pass Culture.’
Ediciones Ekaré editor Adolfo Córdova wins, with Juan Palomino’s illustrations. And the jury spots four special mentions, as well.
The June digital edition of the trade show for younger readers’ content outlines some of its plans for an expanding stretch on the calendar.
Noting ‘how fundamental it is to create collaborative networks,’ the Italian publishers’ association signs on with BolognaFiere.