The hardcover edition of Haruki Murakami’s new short novel, The Strange Library, earned raves for both the text and the design.
“Whatever kind of writing you do, if you write a novel ‘about Africa, chances are you’re going to get the acacia tree treatment. And the orange sky.”
Book designers discuss how digital content and different book formats influence the aesthetics and experience of reading.
Named after a beloved but deceased pet, Barcelona’s Blackie Books is a surprisingly successful independent publisher of cult fiction, poetry, and illustration.
Self-publishing is a contact sport, there are countless mental blows to absorb. To succeed in 2012, you’ve got to be more like Denver’s resilient quarterback.
When it comes to book cover design, you should weigh their options carefully. We talk to authors and service providers talk about best cover design options.
Not all service providers are created equal, especially when it comes to self publishing. Which ones do you think are the best?
When considering the world as one big market, e-books change the game — but by how much?
There’s been a lot of talk about the end of territorial rights, experience suggests that wouldn’t be such a good thing for the author or the books.
By Hannah Johnson The publishing industry is often criticized for slow adoption of digital tools and processes, but Steve Kotrch, Director of Publishing Technology at Simon & Schuster, had fantastic examples at TOC today of the strides that big publishers have already made in this area and how these changes are not always visible to those outside the organization. Kotrch …