Links of Interest: November 1, 2017

News and Trends What does Frankfurt tell us about the current state of trade publishing? Consultant Mike Shatzkin parses comments from two major publishing CEOs and concludes there’s an elephant in the room no one is talking about. Read at his blog. Magazine conglomerate Hearst is acquiring Rodale Inc. Rodale is a book and magazine publisher with strong … Read more

Links of Interest: September 6, 2017

Traditional Publishing The big question of 2016 remains unanswered in 2017: Where’s the breakthrough book this year? “People are indeed distracted, and there’s no sign of it letting up,” says a Knopf editor. Read more from the AP’s Hillel Italie. Chronicle Books is watching retail’s slide. The new president at Chronicle talks with Marketplace about the critical nature … Read more