It’s hardly a catchy term, and discussion about it quickly becomes mired in impenetrable language, but the issue of “international rights exhaustion” should be at... Read more
The advance of digital textbooks through lockdowns has meant a re-evaluation of the sector is long overdue, and it will require collaboration
This week the Publishers Association released full-year sales numbers for 2020 showing that the invoiced value of UK publisher sales of books, journals and rights/coeditions... Read more
Philip Jones shares his thoughts on the Publishers Association’s Publishing Yearbook 2019.
Frontier Economics' Andrew Leicester examines the mutually beneficial relationship between literature and adaptations.
Philip Jones addresses the Publishers Association's industry-wide action plan to tackle inclusivity, and why it is needed.
Last week I made a comment about the many hands working—often behind the scenes—to make the book business happen. Unleashing this talent, these many voices,... Read more
With David Cameron capable of forming a government free of the need to negotiate red lines in darkened rooms, what are the likely implications for... Read more
The inaugural cohort of "driven, enthusiastic" publishing assistant apprentices have completed their training, with 15 out of the 16 continuing to work in the publishing industry on graduating.... Read more
#LoveAudio, the Publishers Association's annual audiobook campaign, will return for a fifth year this month.