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Publishing News Roundup Series: Book Expo America is No More

by Maureen Crisp  •  December 7, 2020

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With the changes 2020 has brung, brings an ends to Book Expo America. What will this mean for the publishing world?


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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: 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: How Can Virtual Book Events Become More Creative?

by Maureen Crisp  •  August 31, 2020

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As publishing events go virtual, how can event holders make them more engaging?


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Publishing News Roundup Series: Publishing Goes Virtual with the Pandemic

by Maureen Crisp  •  August 4, 2020

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People give their pros and cons to the effects of technology on publishing. However, during a pandemic it may be its savior.


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Publishing News Roundup Series: #PublishingPaidMe Exposes the Underpayment of Black Authors

by Maureen Crisp  •  July 29, 2020

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Social media has helped publishing grow. It has also helped expose the traditional injustices that it supports.


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Publishing News Roundup Series: Children’s Publishing Awards Focus on Accessibility

by Maureen Crisp  •  July 28, 2020

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Children’s publishing plans its movement into progression.


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Publishers News Roundup Series: The Rise of Readership During Qurantine

by Maureen Crisp  •  May 29, 2020

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Though quarantine has been rough, there may be an upside for publishing.