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Top 5 Publishing News Stories 2/22-2/26

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 theme for this year’s Banned Books Week will be diversity. Simon & Schuster announced they’re starting an imprint for children’s books with a Muslim theme. Hachette is suing former Sony Music executive, Tony Mattola, for not returning the advance for a book he ultimately […]

Top 5 Publishing News Stories 4/27-5/1

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. President Obama joined up with the New York Public Library to give children access to popular children’s and YA ebooks for free. Books-A-Million announced their own ebook publishing services, called BAM! Publishing DIY this week. Six authors withdrew from the PEN America gala due to their […]