Budapest’s new bill banning school content on homosexuality and transgender issues prompts three organizations to call for an EU response.
Looking ahead to customer-driven publishing and expanding international outreach, CNS chairman Peng Bo has held his business steady during the challenges of the pandemic.
The winners of the honors are to discuss their work in some of London Book Fair’s all-digital programming on June 29.
Trade books (consumer titles) were up 34.2 percent in March, and 24.9 percent year-to-date in the American market.
These awards include recognition for rights professionals, audiobook publishers, bookstores, educational learning resources, and more.
In January and February, ebooks were up 20.4 percent and downloadable audio was up 23.7 percent over 2020.
Amid the challenges of the pandemic year 2020, the United Kingdom’s overall publishing market rose 2 percent.
Denouncing ‘systemic exploitation of creators’ and publishers,’ Access Copyright cites more than C$150 million lost in unpaid royalties.
US books sales in 2020 were mixed, with AAP reporting trade book revenues up but declines in K-12 and higher education materials.
An unusual dip for downloaded audiobooks plays into the November 2020 StatShot book sales figures from the Association of American Publishers.