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 Publishers Weekly annual publishing survey revealed that employees are getting younger and houses still lack diversity, among other things.
An Amazon SVP posted a statement claiming that the New York Times didn’t fact check the article about the company’s work culture.
Publishers Weekly, Combined Book Exhibit, and PubMatch are partnering to organize the Havana International Book Fair, a conference for members of both the American and Cuban publishing industry.
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt launched Curious World, a subscription-based website and app for children.
Amazon also filed a lawsuit against four websites for selling reviews to its marketplace sellers.