Interesting News in Publishing – June 2019

 

Interesting News in Publishing
June 2019

Companies                                                                                                                                    

AMAZON 

Amazon is closing down Storywriter and Storybuilder
Amazon is closing down their storyboard and script writing software on June … where authors post their books in a bid to get published by Amazon.
Good E-Reader (blog)

Women sweep contest celebrating self-published works
Organised by Amazon India as part of their Kindle Direct Publishing (KDP) platform, the annual contest this year awarded writers in long form and …
Outlook India

BAKER & TAYLOR 

ABA Addresses Baker & Taylor’s Withdrawal From Retail Book Distribution
On Monday, May 6, the American Booksellers Association e-mailed indie bookstore members to address the recent announcement that Baker & Taylor …
BTW

BARNES & NOBLE

Barnes & Noble Launches Monthly Young Adult Book Club in Stores Nationwide
… a national monthly book club designed to bring together young adult readers to discuss some of the most anticipated YA books being published.
Associated Press

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