How Much Money the Biggest Publishers Actually Make

Over the past ten years, sales at the largest publishers in the world have leveled as the book industry felt the effects of recession and of the ebook revolution. According to a new analysis from DBW-partner Publishers Lunch, the worldwide …

Amazon Publishing’s Ebook Surge Explained

With the film version of The Fault in Our Stars making a splash in theaters this week, John Green’s YA novel finds itself securely at the top of our ebook best-seller list. Conspicuously absent, though, are four Amazon titles in the Kindle First …

An Ebook’s Best Salesperson

Four steps to crafting an effective book blurb, Macmillan launches rewards program with Swagbucks, Smashwords and OverDrive push indie books into libraries and much more.

Report: Amazon Attacking Hachette?

Hachette claims that Amazon is delaying delivery of some of its most popular print titles from its biggest authors, according to a story in the New York Times: The Internet retailer, which controls more than a third of the book …

Nook Continues Bleeding

Barnes & Noble struggles to stop the hemorrhaging at Nook, the latest techniques in ebook typography, Apple stands its ground, Macmillan opens its full ebook catalog to libraries and more.

Ten Bold Predictions for Ebooks and Digital Publishing in 2014

It’s been another exciting year for the publishing industry – perhaps the most dynamic in the history of the business. Seeing as though 2013 is just about over, we’ve gathered more publishing experts to predict what extraordinary events are to come in book publishing in 2014. In the interest of being truly bold, we’re going to start with the boldest predictions first. Enjoy.

Former Macmillan President Napack Joins Isolation Network Board

Related: Publishers Not Equipped to Deal With Digital Opportunities, Napack Says [Press Release] Brian Napack Joins Board of Isolation Network, Parent Company of Digital Distribution Companies, INgrooves & INscribe Digital Brian Napack, former president of book publisher Macmillan, has joined …

Macmillan’s Ebook Backlist Available to Libraries

[Press Release] Macmillan Publishers Opens Entire eBook Backlist Catalog to Public Libraries via Axis 360 – Thousands of digital titles to be available for the very first time for library circulation – CHARLOTTE, N.C., October 18, 2013 – Baker & …