Publishers Weekly

Publishers Brace for California Labor Law Changes

Publishers are taking a careful look at how a dizzying array of new legal standards will apply to California authors, editors, illustrators, and other publishing workers previously engaged as independent contractors when the state's new 'gig worker' law goes into effect on January 1.

Evil Eye Branches into Full-Length Fiction

Evil Eye Concepts, parent company of 1,001 Dark Nights Press, which publishes the 1001 Dark Nights paranormal erotica series, will launch a new imprint, Blue Box Press, dedicated to publishing full-length fiction.

Graduate Publishing Program Update, 2019

Our annual look at graduate publishing programs lays out the fundamental facts about each program and includes chats with the directors to find the special ingredients that distinguish their programs.

Melville House, Skyhorse Publish Impeachment Report

Melville House Publishing and Skyhorse Publishing are returning to the public documents well to publish the report pertaining to the impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump.

CLMP, Submittable Ink Member Pricing Deal

The Community of Literary Magazines and Presses and Submittable, the cloud-based submission management platform, have agreed on a unique pricing plan that provides a significant discount for the use of Submittable by CLMP members.

Podium Publishing Enters New Era

The audio publisher, which found fame with its 2015 release of 'The Martian', has moved from Toronto to Los Angeles and has a new CEO who sees rapid growth ahead.