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.
William Morris Endeavor acquired the LA-based boutique agency Rabineau Wachter Sanford & Gillett.
A Spanish publisher won the rights to clone the mysterious, centuries-old Voynich Manuscript.
Kenya’s 16% VAT on books is not going over well with the country’s publishers.
Amazon and Kobo announced their respective ongoing literary projects.
Donald Trump may have gone afoul of the FEC by using campaign donations to buy $55,000 in copies of his own book.