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The London Book Fair

The London Book Fair, and its partners, the British Council and the Publishers Association,  have announced that Mexico will be the Market focus of 2015. 324 more words

This week in numbers: April 26th - May 2nd

Here’s this week’s numbers in publishing.

  • UK publishers’ annual sales fall 2%, p-books sales fall 5%, e-book sales rise 19% in 2013 (
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Copyright breach is theft

The media’s fascination with Kim Dotcom has irritated me.

He seems to hae been given a lot more attention and treated far more sympathetically than he deserves. 489 more words


This week in numbers: October 12th – 18th

Here’s this week’s numbers in publishing.

  • Granta orders 25,000 hardback reprint of Eleanor Catton’s Man Booker Prize 2013 winner The Luminaries (Bookseller)

The reprinted books for the UK will of course be rebranded with her win along with an extra  431 more words

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Testing the impact of e-lending

Society of Chief Librarians and the Publishers Association Invitation To Tender

“Testing the impact of e-lending both on-site and remotely upon the Public Library and Publishing sectors”. 445 more words


SCL and the Publishers Association invite tenders on e-lending research project

One of the recommendations of the UK’s Sieghart review into e-lending in public libraries was:

A number of pilots in 2013 using established literary events should be set up to test business models and user behaviours, and provide a transparent evidence base: all major publishers and aggregators should participate in these pilots…

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