The Czech publishing house Albatros Media has expanded its business by translating and selling its own titles into Spanish and English-language markets.
The children’s book sector of the Chinese market’s bestseller lists is led by the German financial coach Bodo Schäfer.
The Branford Boase Award based in Bishopstoke, UK spotlights debut children’s books for young readers aged 7 and older.
In January and February, ebooks were up 20.4 percent and downloadable audio was up 23.7 percent over 2020.
Selections for the African chapter of the Sustainable Development Goals Book Club include two titles in Indigenous African languages.
Noting ‘how fundamental it is to create collaborative networks,’ the Italian publishers’ association signs on with BolognaFiere.
Today’s Rights Roundup, coinciding with World Book Day, includes titles from Germany, Finland, Canada, Sweden and the United Kingdom.
Publishers in Russia talk of little hope of a turnaround in 2021, describing a book market that was sliding before the pandemic.
Titles in our Rights Roundup come from Japan by way of Finland, as well as Slovakia, Sweden, Germany, Turkey, the United States, and France.
The Bologna International Children’s Book Fair announces a digital-only edition for 2021, cancelling its physical fair over the COVID-19 pandemic.