Through March 13, 2021, print unit sales were up 23.9 percent over the same period in 2020, according to NPD BookScan.
BookNet Canada recently released the results of its 2020 Canadian Book Consumer survey.
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The new imprint will focus on translated literature plus a selected few outstanding authors writing in English from around the world.
Literary agent Beth Phelan, who founded #DVpit, a Twitter pitch event for diverse authors, has established DiverseVoices, Inc.
Tallent, a well-known expert in ebook development and digital publishing, just launched BookSmart.
The value-priced offerings—175 bundles in all—can be listened to through Costco’s own audiobooks app.
US-based Scribd, which offers all-you-can-consume subscription access to ebooks and audiobooks, now has an Australian market product.
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The upcoming service hopes readers will pay for high-production-value recordings of moderated conversations with authors, among other perks.