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    BookStats, What Happened in the Publishing Industry in 2011

    by Sabrina Ricci Future

    BookStats, the annual survey conducted by BISG that captures the size and scope of the publishing industry, was released today. See the press release below; there are some interesting factoids, particularly for anyone working with ebooks. 

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    DBW12 – eBooks for Everyone Else

    by Sabrina Ricci Publishing

    The second day of DBW12 had a few interesting on-going series. The one I chose to listen to was eBooks for Everyone Else, which had panels for design, marketing, and distribution.

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    Writers, Readers, Publishers: Present Tense, Future Bold

    by Sabrina Ricci Publishing

    Tonight I went to a talk about ebook marketing. I’m part of a group, called Writers, Readers, Publishers: Present Tense, Future Bold that meets once a month to hear guest speakers talk about the state of the publishing industry. The first meeting was a talk with¬†Robert Gleason, Executive Editor at Tor Books, a division of […]

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    Inside Barnes & Noble

    by Sabrina Ricci Publishing
    Barnes & Noble

    Last week I got to go to Barnes & Noble before the store opened and listen to two of their book buyers discuss how they decide which books to buy for which stores across the nation. Not going to lie, it was pretty sweet (even if I did have to be out of my apartment […]

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    12/12/10: This Week in Publishing

    by Sabrina Ricci Publishing

    In Scandanavia, readers and libraries want more e-books and are getting e-books from other countries. But publishers distrust libraries, thinking they help piracy, and they are facing a dilemma with pricing and copyright protection. SCANDINAVIA: e-Book market uncertainty Even though there’s a lot of news about more schools using e-textbooks, a recent study shows that […]

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