Sesamy claims to liberate you from the tyranny of subscriptions through an à la carte sales model.
In a recent conversation at IBPA Publishing University, Barnes & Noble CEO James Daunt spoke about the effect of the pandemic on the chain’s performance.
Deal volume, which increased in 2020, continues to grow in 2021, according to reports at Publishers Marketplace.
In the very earliest months of the pandemic, writers worried if they should still send out queries and proposals.
Full-year financial reports from 2020 are now available from the Big Five with the exception of Macmillan, which is privately held.
Recently hired Simon & Schuster senior VP and publisher Dana Canedy made the acquisition, with the first book scheduled to release in 2023.
The Sweden-based subscription service exceeded its 2020 revenue goals, although the company is not yet profitable as a whole.
The first quarter of the year has seen strong performance in the US market, with print unit sales up 29.2 percent versus last year.
The platform offers a strong monetization model for serials, but writers lack control over pricing
The platform for serialized fiction may not yet offer contract terms that appeal to savvy writers in English-language markets.