Newly accessible in five more languages than before, the Sheikh Zayed Book Award site now offers its information in seven languages.
In what NPD’s Kristen McLean calls ‘a remarkable year’ for US book sales, Publishers Lunch reports a decline in 2020 of translation rights deals.
Shutdowns in December short-circuited the German market’s progress in making up book sales losses from spring lockdowns.
One-third of 2020 growth in US print book sales was driven by juvenile fiction, NPD BookScan reports, with overall sales of 751 million units.
Two of the best-known publishers of New York’s Big Five scene are promising a media-spanning concept at their new independent press.
The Jagriti Publishing House and its bookstore are Razia Rahman Joly’s memorial to her slain husband, publisher Faisal Arefin Dipan.
The Sheikh Zayed Book Award announces six new translations from Arabic and offers translation grants for all its shortlisted titles.
The Scottish-American winner of the 2020 Booker Prize for Fiction writes in Broad Scots and says he’s fascinated with translators’ work.
Year’s End: ‘Constant access to large catalogues of ebooks’ is credited with digital subscriptions’ popularity during the pandemic.
Year’s End: An already exceptionally busy year for nonfiction gets even hotter as US adult nonfiction print sales move 257 million units.