Issue 9: Bloomsbury partners with Spotify, HarperFiction releases first podcast

It’s getting hot in here. You’re reading Issue 9 of Book The Trend — an industry newsletter on the future of publishing — released on May 8th, 2018.

Each week, Book The Trend gives you a run-down of the most important innovations and advancements in the world of publishing. Let’s jive!

Quote of the week

Secrets don’t help science.

TNW journalist Tristan Greene on the controversy over Nature science journal’s closed access machine-learning publication

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Issue 8: Amazon’s new Book Box for kids, Fragmented reading takes China by storm

Workers unite! You’re reading Issue 8 of Book The Trend — an industry newsletter on the future of publishing — released on May 1st, 2018

Note: there was no Book The Trend last week as I was fighting crime on a fishing boat in the middle of the Atlantic. 

Quote of the week

Most people are delighted when a bookshop opens in their locality and make a special effort to support it. 

Dawn Behan on her bookshop in Kilcullen, Co. Kildare, that has just become Read More »