Author Archives: PT Editors

Office Space Available for Rent at Market Partners International

Market Partners International, the publishing consulting firm, has flexible office space for rent in New York City. If you have meetings or work that takes you here, our offices, located near Grand Central Terminal, at 37th and Madison, boast a lovely conference room as well as a small office and desks for up to 3 additional people. If you are interested in discussing…Continue Reading

Top 5 Publishing Articles/Blog Posts of the Week 11/2-11/6

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. What responsibility do writers have to interact with their readers? What are the struggles of publishing art news in an…Continue Reading

People Round-Up, Early November 2015

PEOPLE Libby McGuire will step down as EVP and Publisher at Ballantine Bantam Dell at the end of 2015. She can be reached at [email protected] Editor’s Note: Update added to the original post on 11/6. Millicent Bennet is now Executive Editor at Grand Central Publishing. She was previously Senior Editor at Simon & Schuster. Editor’s Note: Update added to the original post on 11/6. Craig Young…Continue Reading

Top 5 Publishing Articles/Blog Posts of the Week 10/26-10/30

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. What can editors do to foster more diversity in publishing, according to one PEN America roundtable? Why do hotels want to provide…Continue Reading

Top 5 Publishing Articles/Blog Posts of the Week 10/19-10/23

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 Weekly’s Annual Salary report is out, showing the industry still as predominately white and young. How did Amazon become…Continue Reading

People Round-Up, Mid-October 2015

PEOPLE The NY Post reports that Scott Schulman is leaving his position as President of Rodale after two years. President and CEO Maria Rodale will be taking “a more active role” going forward. In children’s publishing, Jevon Bolden joined Scholastic as Senior Editor, Tangarine Press and Scholastic Book Fairs. She was previously Senior Acquisitions Editor…Continue Reading

The 2015 Book Distributors Profiles

Publishing Trends has assembled an updated version of our annual book distribution chart. This year’s list includes 25 companies total, with the addition of Cardinal Publishers Group.  Of the 25, 14 are publishers with a distribution arm and 11 are distribution-only companies.  The trend of including digital distribution continues with 23 of the companies now offering digital services, up from…Continue Reading

Top 5 Publishing Articles/Blog Posts of the Week 10/12-10/16

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. Is epub the standard ebook format that publishers wanted, or is it a rapidly fading fad? Is Amazon to blame…Continue Reading

Top 5 Publishing Articles/Blog Posts of the Week 10/5-10/9

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. Has ebook technology stopped evolving? Why do celebrity memoirs sell to publishers for so much? What’s the appropriate length of…Continue Reading

Top 5 Publishing Articles/Blog Posts of the Week 9/28-10/2

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. Why are blurbs for books still so important? How can we make sense of the current digital book trends discussed in…Continue Reading