Posted on November 28, 2022 at 10:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

It's the lawsuit that never ends. A class-action suit accusing Amazon and the Big Five publishers of price-fixing, which was...

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Posted on November 21, 2022 at 1:36 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Penguin Random House’s deal to buy Simon & Schuster is quite likely off. The New York Times reports that Simon...

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Posted on November 18, 2022 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The Alliance of Independent Authors and Joanna Penn are both excellent at encouraging authors to think about the bigger picture...

Categories: Behind the scenes

Posted on November 17, 2022 at 2:08 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Just a few days ago, the Guardian was asking whether BookTok was still the authentic, safe space that it was...

Categories: Behind the scenes

Posted on November 14, 2022 at 2:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

We already knew, of course, that a judge had ruled against Penguin Random House's bid to buy fellow publishing house...

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Posted on November 11, 2022 at 11:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Unionized workers at HarperCollins made good on their promise to strike yesterday. Literary Hub reports that about 250 employees, who...

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Posted on November 8, 2022 at 10:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The HarperCollins union had planned to go on strike yesterday, but Publishers Weekly reports that this has been delayed until...

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Posted on November 1, 2022 at 10:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The US Department of Justice has prevailed — at least this time — in its antitrust suit against two large...

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Tagged As: Lawsuit, Publishing

Posted on October 21, 2022 at 2:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The definition of and formulas for a bestseller have been highlighted recently as much more gray than you might've expected....

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Tagged As: Bestsellers, Publishing

Posted on September 27, 2022 at 1:54 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

BookTok has gone corporate. Last week, according to Digiday, publisher Penguin Random House struck a deal with TikTok that allows...

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