19 Library Demand for Graphic
Patrons want comics and graphic novels in print as well as in digital
formats, presenting challenges as well as opportunities.
29 Mothers & Daughters
In her graphic memoir, Everything Is Flammable, Gabrielle Bell
explores her fraught relationship with her mother.
4 Amazon Buy-Button Change Raises Alarms
Publishers are concerned that the recently enacted policy will cut
into sales, and they’re questioning the sources of “new” books.
5 Oneworld Piles Up the Wins
The U.K.-based independent publisher, which was founded by a
married couple 30 years ago but began releasing fiction only in
2009, has won the past two Man Booker Prizes.
5 Juvenile Fiction a Bright Spot in a Down Week
Unit sales of print books fell 3% in the week ended May 7, 2017,
compared to the similar week in 2016. But juvenile fiction posted
solid gains, driven by strong showings of a number of new titles.
9 Toronto’s Beguiling Comics Store Relocates
Four months after being forced out of its former home in a Victorian
mansion, the Beguiling Books and Art, a Toronto institution, is thriving.
VISIT US ONLINE FOR ADDITIONAL NEWS,
REVIEWS, BESTSELLERS & FEATURES.
PW IN YOUR
For coverage of this
year’s BookExpo and
BookCon events, see
our special preview.