With its bookstore on the ground floor and its library upstairs, India’s Trilogy serves a loyal following: ‘Getting books is our only headache.’
The Börsenverein reports on book sales and bestsellers in German book market in 2022 and depicts ‘a major economic challenge.’
A prized center of Arabic language, culture, and literature in London is closing amid mounting economic and post-Brexit challenges.
Publishers, organizations, and people can receive the new Bookshop.org UK awards emphasizing independent bookselling.
Despite a 4.2-percent step back in book sales, Italy’s industry sees a 14.7-percent gain over the same period of 2019.
Challenges: First half of 2022, the German market has a sales shortfall of 11.1 percent in the local book trade compared to 2019.
The European and International Booksellers Federation’s report sees growth trends of between 5 and 15 percent.
The ‘Book of the Year’ series of 14 content-related British Book Awards includes work from many familiar publishers.
In China, 2021 was a ‘grim’ year for physical bookstores, and online book sales also leveled off, according to research from Beijing OpenBook.
Developed in a hurry for the US and UK, online retailer Bookshop.org is gearing up for international expansion to support indie booksellers.