According to NPD BookScan, which tracks print sales in the US, Delia Owens’s debut, Where the Crawdads Sing, is the year’s bestseller so far.
Publishers Inch toward breaking even with 2018 Sales. Comparing unit sales of print titles in 2019 versus 2018 so far.
News Amazon has launched a Kindle for children. The Kids Edition comes bundled with 1,000 books, world-building tools, and parental controls. Read Samuel Gibbs in The Guardian. A major bestselling author, Jojo Moyes, is accused of plagiarism. Moyes denies having read the plagiarized work; Moyes’s publisher says it has confidence in the integrity of Moyes and the work.  … Read more
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Capturing the gossip at NINC, author and indie marketing expert David Gaughran highlights changes ahead for the digital audio market.
AB5 significantly changes the terms under which a person providing labor is classified as an employee or as an independent contractor.
ALLi hopes to mitigate the challenges of selling rights to your book in a foreign language.