Author Archives: PT Editors

Reeling and Dealing Contact Sheet 2016

We present the 2016 Reeling and Dealing contact sheet, our annual guide to contact information for film scouts who work within the book industry. There are some new additions this year; we’ve also updated our listings to reflect all changes in company structure and removed companies that no longer exist or represent books to the film industry. Click the image below…Continue Reading

Top 5 Publishing Articles/Blog Posts of the Week 11/28-12/2

Every week, we recommend 5 publishing articles/blog posts that supplement the major news for the week. Whether data or industry commentary, we hope these 5 links will be a simple way to keep you in the know. Does reading a book always have to mean completing the whole thing? Should publishing consider the digital revolution as a…Continue Reading

People Round-Up, Early December 2016

PEOPLE Gail Brussel has joined Penguin Press as Publicity Manager; she most recently ran her own PR company, Gail Brussel Book Publicity. Kelly Joseph is joining McClelland & Stewart on December 5 in the newly-created role of Publishing Manager. She spent the last eight years at House of Anansi Press, serving most recently as Managing…Continue Reading

Top 5 Publishing Articles/Blog Posts of the Week 11/21-11/25

Every week, we recommend 5 publishing articles/blog posts that supplement the major news for the week. Whether data or industry commentary, we hope these 5 links will be a simple way to keep you in the know. In the digital age, what is the lifespan of paper? Amazon, originally “the world’s biggest bookstore,” is pushing into almost every…Continue Reading

Top 5 Publishing Articles/Blog Posts of the Week 11/14-11/18

Every week, we recommend 5 publishing articles/blog posts that supplement the major news for the week. Whether data or industry commentary, we hope these 5 links will be a simple way to keep you in the know. Where have really negative book reviews gone? How are people engaging with literature if reading books is on the decline?…Continue Reading

Top 5 Publishing Articles/Blog Posts of the Week 11/7-11/11

Every week, we recommend 5 publishing articles/blog posts that supplement the major news for the week. Whether data or industry commentary, we hope these 5 links will be a simple way to keep you in the know. Elections affect the book business in a surprisingly predictable way. How important is it to create a new digital reading…Continue Reading

People Round-Up, Early November 2016

PEOPLE Walter Weintz has joined Guinness World Records as VP, Publishing Sales, Americas. He previously worked as Chief Sales Officer at Workman. David Young, former CEO of Orion and Hachette Book Group USA, will become Chairman of Canongate Books in January. He is taking over from Christopher Bland, who is retiring. Sienna Farris is joining…Continue Reading

Top 5 Publishing Articles/Blog Posts of the Week 10/31-11/4

Every week, we recommend 5 publishing articles/blog posts that supplement the major news for the week. Whether data or industry commentary, we hope these 5 links will be a simple way to keep you in the know. Paypal released survey data that shows readers are willing to spend more money on ebooks than video games. What does the long…Continue Reading

Top 5 Publishing Articles/Blog Posts of the Week 10/24-10/28

Every week, we recommend 5 publishing articles/blog posts that supplement the major news for the week. Whether data or industry commentary, we hope these 5 links will be a simple way to keep you in the know. Publishers could learn from the film industry as they develop subscription services. Crime fiction is seeing more critical respect. Why is digital content…Continue Reading