Every week we recommend 5 publishing news stories that young book professionals should read to feel more connected to what’s going on in the industry. There are only 5, so even if you weren’t able to read a thing all week, these should help keep you in the know.
Amazon announced the first 10 titles to be published through its crowdsourcing program Kindle Scout, which will be published digitally by the Kindle Press imprint.
For its 80th anniversary, Penguin Books created an interactive website to sell its Little Black Classics series.
Barnes & Noble announced it will be splitting its college-focused business from its retail and Nook businesses, creating Barnes & Noble Education.
In the wake of the announcement that Egmont USA is closing, Lerner Publishing Group has acquired its titles.
EBSCO has acquired YBP Library Services from Baker & Taylor.