Arcadia Publishing has formed a children’s division and appointed former DK editorial director Nancy Ellwood to head it.
The publisher will shift its U.S. textbook publishing program to a digital first model. Print texts will be available for rental only.
Of the top 40 bestselling books this year across the adult and children's categories, only eight of them were published in 2019, for a grand total of 1/5 of the list.
English entrepreneur and ZE Records cofounder Michael Zilkha has launched ZE Books, a new small press that will publish "literary mix-tapes from visionary writers, artists, and musicians."
The employee-owned house, best known for books on design, crafts, and cooking, regional-interest titles, and children’s books, is keeping up its late founder's legacy.
For the most part, publishing industry stocks have fallen out of favor with investors, and that looks unlikely to change anytime soon.
Delia Owens's novel was the top-selling print book in the first half of 2019 at outlets that report to NPD BookScan. The novel, published in August 2018, sold more than 907,000 copies in 2019 and upwards of 1.1 million copies since its release.
After slashing its yearly catalogue in half while roughly tripling its profits over the past decade, the St. Martin’s Press mystery imprint is diversifying its list while still bringing readers "books that make the heart race."
After five years and 20 titles, Columbia Global Reports has found a successful formula: it allows top authors to take on big, timely subjects in short, accessible books.
Following the June 7 departure of publisher Dayna Anderson and managing editor Cassandra Farrin, the Eagle, Idaho-based company named Justin Mitson publishing director.
In a move to bring its content to more screens—big and small—Harlequin has launched Harlequin Studios.
If tariffs on Chinese imports hit books, publishers won't have little wiggle room.
Washington, D.C., publishers are embracing multimedia, with books at the center.
C-SPAN used a team approach to release its 10th publication, which was published in April.
National Geographic boasts a library bursting with information on exploration.
The D.C.-based organization is looking for ways to keep up with demand for the books it's been putting into the hands of children in need since 1992.
The PRH imprint and author have terminated their publishing relationship, a representative of the imprint has confirmed.
Sue Berger Ramin, former associate publisher at David R. Godine, has been named to the newly created position of director of Brandeis University Press.
Penguin Random House units Viking, Penguin Books, and Pamela Dorman Books will team up to create a new publishing program across all three imprints that will specialize in inspiration, lifestyle, healthy living, and personal development.
In taking a 45% stake in the Illinois publisher, Penguin Random House can let a good thing be and benefit at the same time.