Every week, our sister site, Publishing Trendsetter, recommends 5 publishing news stories that young book professionals should read to feel more connected to what’s going on in the industry. To continue that tradition here on Publishing Trends, we will be recommending 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.
While many claim that YA is ruled by female authors, a more detailed analysis shows that, in terms of the NYT YA Bestsellers List, men dominate.
Are UK Publishers going out of business because of Amazon/other discount retailers and the continued success of eBooks?
With the recent announcement of Macmillan Entertainment expanding its in-house film and TV efforts, it is clear publishers are continuing to move into TV/film– will publishers be successful?
Are ebook sales are flattening out due to readers wishing they could share their ebook library?
Is Amazon losing interest in monopolizing the book industry and changing business model tactics?