Interesting News in Publishing
The book industry has been very reactive/accommodating during this challenging time. Here are but a very few examples of what companies, bookstores, libraries, and even individual authors are doing.
Below this, the Book Publishing Newsletter is segregated, as usual, by Company, Trends, and International.
JK Rowling launches ‘Harry Potter at Home’ hub to entertain amid coronavirus crisis
James Patterson spearheads fundraising effort for US bookshops
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Amazon Deprioritizes Book Sales Amid Coronavirus Crisis
Amazon Ordered to Limit French Trade to Essential Goods
Coronavirus causes an outbreak of PLAGIARISM on Amazon as scam authors sell books about the …
Amazon bans sale of most editions of Adolf Hitler’s Mein Kampf
THE AUTHORS GUILD
Authors Guild Unveils New Model Trade Book Contract
BARNES & NOBLE
Barnes & Noble Education’s CIO on digital transformation in the book industry