Posts Tagged Books and literature

Publishing world gathers this week for book conventions

In this May 29, 2014, file photo, visitors walk through the Hachette Book Group's exhibition at BookExpo America, the annual industry convention in New York. Starting Wednesday, May 27, 2015, more than 20,000 industry professionals are expected at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center in Manhattan for BookExpo. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — Diversity will get an extra push at this week’s BookCon and BookExpo America.

Read the rest of this entry »

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Independent booksellers continue to add new stores

NEW YORK (AP) — The independent bookseller community continues to expand, through new stores opening and old stores adding new locations.

Read the rest of this entry »

Tags: , , , , , , , ,

PUBLISHERS WEEKLY BEST-SELLERS

Best-Selling Books Week Ended May 17th.

Read the rest of this entry »

Tags: , , , , , ,

Chelsea Clinton book ‘It’s Your World’ coming

In this March 23, 2015 file photo, Chelsea Clinton, vice chair of the Clinton Foundation, arrives at the launch of ServiceNation's "Serve A Year" campaign in Los Angeles. Clinton has a deal with Penguin Young Readers for “It’s Your World: Get Informed, Get Inspired & Get Going!” the publisher announced Wednesday, May 20. The book aims to “inform and inspire” young people to “change the world” and will cover a range of issues from poverty to gender equality, according to Penguin. Publication is scheduled for September 15. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — Another Clinton is becoming an author.

Read the rest of this entry »

Tags: , , ,

Barbra Streisand memoir scheduled for 2017

In this June 20, 2013 file photo, singer Barbra Streisand performs during her concert in Tel Aviv, Israel.  Streisand is set to publish her long-discussed and long-promised memoir. The legendary singer-actress-filmmaker has a deal with Viking for her life story, the publisher announced Wednesday, May 20, 2015. The book is currently untitled and scheduled for 2017. (AP Photo/Dan Balilty, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — Barbra Streisand is set to publish her long-discussed and long-awaited memoir.

Read the rest of this entry »

Tags: , , ,