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.
The American Library Association announced its partnership with 20 education businesses to ask Congress for federal funding for school libraries to continue.
Amazon added a new rating system to its website, in which users can vote on the quality of the writing, among other things, in addition to giving stars.
Children’s book authors and picture book app developers aren’t on the same page, but a partnership has great potential.
Atria announced its new spirituality imprint Enliven Books.