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Publishing News Roundup Series: Penguin Random House Buys Simon and Schuster

by Maureen Crisp  •  November 30, 2020

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The big five is now the big four.


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Publishing News Roundup Series: SFWA Supports Author in Disney Confrontation

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Author’s rely on royalties for their work. What can they do if they are not getting paid?


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Publishing News Roundup Series: The London Book Fair Moves to Summer

by Maureen Crisp  •  November 20, 2020

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Book fairs are preparing to move back to in-person events. What are next steps to do so?


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Publishing News Roundup Series: The US Presidential Election and NaNoWriMo

by Maureen Crisp  •  November 9, 2020

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The US Presidential Election includes a sigh of relief for many


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Publishing News Roundup Series: Library Lending Increases During the Pandemic

by Maureen Crisp  •  November 5, 2020

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Many stats have gone down during lockdown, but library lending has not.


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Publishing News Roundup Series: How Does a Writer Stand Out in a Global Entertainment Industry?

by Maureen Crisp  •  October 29, 2020

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It is difficult to stand out in the local industry. It is even more difficult to stand out when the industry goes global.


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Publishing News Roundup Series: The Frankfurt Book Fair Went Virtual

by Maureen Crisp  •  October 20, 2020

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The era of online book fairs is underway. Will it continue?


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Publishing News Roundup Series: Kids Category Added to Self-Publishing Awards

by Maureen Crisp  •  October 14, 2020

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The Selfies have been the ultimate symbol of success for self-publishers, and now kid lit can partake.


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Publishing News Roundup Series: The Power of the Underrated Romance Industry

by Maureen Crisp  •  October 5, 2020

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The romance industry is one of the most underrated genres. It is also one of the most lucrative.


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Publishing News Roundup Series: Subscription Wars in Audiobooks

by Maureen Crisp  •  September 30, 2020

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Audiobooks have rising in popularity during quarantine. How will publishers take advantage of that?