A sneak peak of new survey data on children's e-reading and a holiday gift-buying forecast, four tips for rethinking the book blurb, Perseus's strong fiscal 2014 finish, Amazon's ground war with Alibaba and more.
Among the various high-tech gifts and gizmos parents are planning to buy for their children this holiday season, ebooks and e-reading devices are likely to be among the most popular, according to a new survey by PlayCollective and Digital Book World. 45% of parents surveyed said they plan to buy a new device for their...
Despite areas where traditional publishers are seeking outside support and the plethora of start-ups emerging to provide it, partnerships between the two remain limited. If it stays that way, publishers may ultimately have more to lose. One solution? Open up the editorial process to out-of-house input. Findings from a recent study presented during the...
Outside investments in publishing technologies will continue to grow as publishers grapple with how to serve the expanding appetite among consumers for e-books said Hachette chief operating officer Ken Michaels.
Iris Blasi | Tapping into the marketing potential of handles
An exclusive preview for Publishers Launch's first event, eBooks Go Global at the BEA, with a panel on ebook sales at independent bookstores.
Publishers Launch announces program for eBooks Go Global to be held May 25 at BookExpo America.
Mike Shatzkin | Conceiving issues that will gestate in the next nine months; planning for 2012 Digital Book World.
David Nussbaum | A new joint venture.