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Monthly Archives: January 2019

Top 5 Publishing News Stories 1/21-1/25

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. A group of Parkland survivors have published an anthology, Parkland Speaks. Wattpad launched a direct publishing division. Finalists have been announced for the National Book Critics Circle Awards and the PEN America Literary Awards. 50 Shades author E.L. James has a new novel coming […]

Top 5 Publishing News Stories 1/14-1/18

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. Netflix is being sued by the creators of the “Choose Your Own Adventure” series. Bestselling novelist Sherrilyn Kenyon accused her husband of trying to poison her. The 2019 Walter Dean Myers Awards winners are here. The Internet Archive‘s Open Library received […]

Top 5 Publishing News Stories 1/7-1/11

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. HarperCollins Children’s Books is launching a monthly podcast. Europa Editions will add a new nonfiction imprint. Jeff Kinney’s Wimpy Kid series is getting a companion. The Drama Book Shop’s new owner is longtime ally Lin-Manuel Miranda. Jeff and MacKenzie Bezos are splitting up after 25 […]

Top 5 Publishing News Stories 12/31-1/4

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 Millions was acquired by Publishers Weekly. The pool of public domain works has expanded for the first time in 20 years. Queer Eye‘s Karamo Brown announced an upcoming memoir. Christian publishing’s Bruce Nygren is retiring. McNally Jackson may not be moving after […]