Jess Kidd, author of the new
mystery Himself, picks 10
of her favorite supernatural
An analysis of 2016’s bestselling children’s
books shows a booming backlist and
A look at independent Muslim publishing
houses and the extra challenges they face
to counter cultural misunderstandings.
Global Rights Report
More on Melba Escobar’s The
Beauty House, the Colombian
novel that took the London
Book Fair by storm.
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Holly Tucker discusses
her new book, City of
Light, City of Poison.
And PW news editor
John Maher reports
on literary nonpro;ts
in the age of Trump.
PW senior writer Andrew Albanese on why
the most recent AAP Statshot sales report
showed a signi;cant decline in trade sales.
More to Come
The More to Come crew discusses comic
book shows on Net;ix, the surprise bestseller
My Favorite Thing Is Monsters, and rumors of
a DC/Amazon subscription service.
Literary agent turned
author Holly M. McGhee
discusses her middle
grade novel, Matylda,
Bright and Tender, about
a fourth grader coping
with the death of her
Take a video tour of Maine’s DDG Booksellers.
In Depth: Annie Jacobsen
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Annapolis Book Festival
LIVE April 8
Los Angeles Times Festival of Books
LIVE April 22-23
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Otis Y. Chandler, cofounder and CEO of Goodreads, and Max
Linsky, cofounder of Pineapple Street Media, the podcast company behind Missing Richard Simmons, have joined the lineup at
Pub Tech Connect, the innovative conference presented by PW
and the NYU SPS Center for Publishing, where technology and
publishing intersect. The conference will be held in New York City
on April 20. The discounted early-bird registration rate expires
PubTechConnect.com for more info and tickets.
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