1. Carnegie medal goes to first writer of color in its 83-year history 2. Nicholas Sparks sorry for ‘appearing intolerant’ of LGBT pupils at his school 3. The Odds Are Ever In Our Favor: Suzanne Collins Publishing ‘Hunger Games’ Prequel … Continue reading →
1. Akwaeke Emezi, non-binary trans author, nominated for Women’s prize for fiction 2. Nobel Prize in Literature to return with two winners in 2019 after it was canceled last year 3. Tenth Walter Scott Prize Longlist announced 4. Netflix to … Continue reading →
The great octopus Netflix has its tentacles on pretty every story that has been told. It’s a retelling kind of retail; now they have the rights to George Orwell’s Animal Farm. The challenge in remaking such a work, more than … Continue reading →
1. Macmillan’s Pronoun Self-Publishing Platform Signs Off 2. Netflix Gets Into The Comic Book Publishing Game With Mark Millar’s ‘The Magic Order’ 3. Tencent’s online publishing arm set to raise $1B in Hong Kong IPO 4. Harry Potter Coming to the Real World via … Continue reading →
1.Scribd Puts Another Nail in the Coffin of “Netflix for Books” 2. Nook pulls out of the UK 3.Beatrix Potter money-spinner 4.Simon & Schuster provides a different take 5.Beatles should have been Poets Laureate?