Widening its newly announced Scribd Audio program, the subscription service announces new Spanish-language audiobooks for its Mexican users.
Saga Egmont says the acquisition of Mexican audiobook publisher Cuántica Activa Audiolibros fits with its growth in Spanish book markets.
The digital distributor reports a rise in audiobook titles of 123 percent in 2020 over the previous year. Print-on-demand advanced 18 percent.
This week, Bodour Al Qasimi begins her term as the second woman president of the International Publishers Association in more than 50 years.
The outgoing president of the International Publishers Association talks about the completely unexpected second half of his term.
A first in its 124 years, the IPA votes women executives into both roles, the UAE’s Bodour president, Brazil’s Karine Pansa vice-president.
Italy’s bookstores are allowed to operate amid COVID-19 restrictions, and Guadalajara becomes UNESCO’s World Book Capital for 2022.
A cooperative effort produces series of international discussions on children’s book markets, author-illustrator relations, and bookselling.
Touting its one-year-old Méxican service as a success, the company is opening a new advertising effort, buoyed by pandemic-era activity.
The first event in a new webinar series looks at the ‘super powers’ each of three growing world publishing markets have to deploy.