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Amazon’s Latest Proposal Rankles Hachette and Authors »

(NEWS) This article was originally published at PublishersWeekly.com. “The acrimony between Amazon and Hachette does not appear to waning. And the stalemate between the two companies, over sales terms, continues to play out in newspaper headlines. On Tuesday, several news outlets reported that v-p of Kindle content at Amazon, David Naggar, sent a letter to …

World Book Night Suspends Operations »

(NEWS) This article was originally published at PublishersWeekly.com. “After a three year effort, World Book Night officials said this morning they are suspending its operations. In a statement, executive director Carl Lennertz cited lack of outside funding as the main reason for ending the book-giving project. “The expenses of running World Book Night U.S., even …

Distribution: IPG Signs Six »

(NEWS) This article was originally published at PublishersWeekly.com. “Independent Publishers Group has struck deals with six new publishers—two under IPG Distribution, and four under Trafalgar Square Publishing. Beginning August 1, IPG Distribution will include titles from from Museyon Inc, previously distributed by Bookmasters. As of April 2015, IPG will take on distribution for children’s picture …

Industry Sales Flat in 2013; Trade Dropped 2.3% »

(NEWS) This article was originally published at PublishersWeekly.com. By Jim Milliot, Publishers Weekly “Industry sales were just about flat in 2013, falling by less than 1%, to $27.01 billion, from $27.12 billion in 2012, according to the newest figures from BookStats, the industry statistics program from the AAP and BISG. Sales in the trade segment, …

Apple, States Settle E-book Damages »

(NEWS) This article was originally published at PublishersWeekly.com. By Andrew Albanese, Publishers Weekly “In a major turn of events, attorneys for the plaintiff states and consumer class informed Judge Denise Cote on Monday that they have reached a settlement with Apple on monetary damages in the long running e-book case. While the terms of the …

Amazon Ramps Up War Against Hachette »

(NEWS) This article was originally published on Friday, May 23, 2014 at PublishersWeekly.com. “Amazon has upped the ante in its battle with Hachette over sales terms. After news surfaced earlier this month that the online retailer was slow in fulfilling orders on the publisher’s titles—with shipment delays reaching five weeks—Amazon has now removed preorder capabilities …

Between Traditional and Self-Publishing, a ‘Third Way’ »

(NEWS) In a March 28th article published in Publishers Weekly, IBPA incoming board member Brooke Warner sheds light on hybrid publishing By Brooke Warner, She Writes Press It’s an interesting fact that in today’s publishing world, it’s both harder and easier to get published than it’s ever been before. The barriers to traditional publishing are …

Reality Rules at IBPA – A Report from Publishing University 2014 »

(NEWS) This article originally published March 24, 2014 at PublishersWeekly.com. By Jim Milliot “The IBPA held its 26th Publishing University March 21-22 in San Francisco with about 30 sessions created to appeal to the association’s traditional independent publishers as well as the increasing numbers of members from the hybrid and self-publishing ranks. The growing influence …

Sourcebooks Releases ‘House of Cards’ »

(NEWS) This article was originally published February 13, 2014 in Publishers Weekly. By Claire Kirch “Sourcebooks has acquired U.S. rights to the political thriller novel House of Cards by Michael Dobbs, a former chief of staff at the British Conservative party headquarters who once served as an advisor to British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher. The …

Authors Launch Brown Girls Publishing »

(NEWS) This article originally published February 3, 2014 in Publishers Weekly. By Calvin Reed, Publishers Weekly “Bestselling Simon & Schuster co-authors Victoria Christopher Murray and ReShonda Tate Billingsley are now teaming up on the business side: the two writers are launching Brown Girls Publishing, a new digital publishing venture that debuts today. Brown Girls Publishing …

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