This Week's Bestsellers: May 29, 2017

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This Week's Bestsellers: May 29, 2017

As the basketball season winds down and baseball ramps up, two retired major players release memoirs. David “Big Papi” Ortiz, a 10-time MLB
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How to be your own publisher

You need to know how to write and also have connections in the publishing industry,” she says. … How about self-publishing your book in that case?
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Can Instagram Keep People Reading Books?

According to conversations with authors, publishers and book marketers, between 2014 and 2015 Instagram became one of the more prolific social
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Publishing Associate and Operations/Office Manager

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Publishing Associate and Operations/Office Manager

We are looking for a full-time Publishing Associate and Operations/Office Manager for Tikkun, a Jewish/Interfaith magazine and its
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The “Conceptual Penis” Prank Pulled By Skeptics Shouldn't Be Taken Seriously

The publish-or-perish academic environment is its own poison that needs a remedy. It gives rise to predatory profit-driven journals with few or no
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Taboola Launches Endless Scrolling Feature for the Open Web

Available on mobile and desktop, the Taboola feed interface displays cards of different information and formats over which the publisher has full
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Staff Pick: 'The Others' by Matthew Rohrer

This is a book recommendation, but it is also a New York story, a publishing story, and, perhaps most importantly, a ghost story. A few weeks ago,
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Help to keep ULTRA magazine publishing

To offset recent unexpected costs and help ULTRA magazine to continue publishing. – Crowdfunder.co.uk.
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IT eContent Management, Submissions and Publishing

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IT eContent Management, Submissions and Publishing

Contribute to the strategy and roadmap for Submissions and Publishing in collaboration with the UCB Global Regulatory Affairs (GRA).
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Strong and stable

In the years since 2001, the world has not got safer and publishing has had its own troubles to deal with – the dominance of Amazon, the decline in
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Julian Assange advised against leaking as Ecuador's new president readies transfer talks with U.K.

Mr. Moreno, 64, took office on Wednesday this week and wasted no time to lecture the WikiLeaks publisher about putting Quito in its cross-hairs.
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Man accused of harassing the publisher of University of Oregon newspaper for unflattering article …

Appleby, 42, of Eugene, is charged with allegedly harassing and attempting to coerce Charlie Weaver, the president and publisher of the University of
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Publishers and video advertising: a snapshot of the market

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Publishers and video advertising: a snapshot of the market

The real question for publishers became the definition of when a video is viewed: viewability is now one of the most common words inside an
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Ryley Payan

… was suggested by junior Adriana Rojas and chosen by students as one of three themes developed in John DeLaurentis' creative writing course.
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'Smore,' New Science Mag For Girls Launches

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'Smore,' New Science Mag For Girls Launches

Fortunately a new generation of publishers is setting out to remedy this … The latest entry in this brand new publishing category is Smore, targeting
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Google Reminds Publishers To Cut Spam Links From Contributor Posts

Google has sent a reminder to anyone publishing through syndication or otherwise that they should not misuse content — which could put publishers
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The declining influence of newspaper endorsements, like made worse by increasingly remote …

This remains the biggest danger to the publishing industry today. … major newspapers in the state are owned by the same publisher, Lee Enterprises.
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Dear Pope Francis declared 2017 Book of the Year by Association of Catholic Publishers

Every spring the best books in Catholic publishing are celebrated in the Excellence in Publishing awards from the Association of Catholic Publishers.
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Bay Shore publishing-products plant employing 51 to close

ViaTech Publishing Solutions, a Dallas-based company, plans to close its Bay Shore location on Fifth Avenue, a WARN notice says. Layoffs are slated
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Abortion Foe Faces Sanctions for Publishing Banned Videos

SAN FRANCISCO (CN) – Anti-abortion crusader David Daleiden could be held in contempt of court for publishing the names of abortion providers and
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'Cozy' mysteries feature Mankato protagonist

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'Cozy' mysteries feature Mankato protagonist

Goldfarb and Clapp already have three more stories in the works hoping that the first three sell well and Kensington Publishing offers an extension of
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Kelsea Ballerini signs global publishing deal with Sony/ATV

Kelsea Ballerini has signed a new publishing deal with Sony/ATV, the world's largest music publishing firm. The Black River Entertainment superstar
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'Report writing skills' course

Centre for Strategy and Communication is hosting 'Report writing skills' course in Greater London on 22 June 2017.
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Educational Publishing Execs at HMH, Cengage Leaving

As educational publishers continue to deal with dramatic changes in the college and school markets, two high-placed executives at Houghton Mifflin
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Publishers demand strong copyright regime

Dr. Samuel Osafo Acquaah, a former President of the Ghana Book Publishers Association (GBPA), identified this as major factor hampering the full
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Digital Coordinator

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Digital Coordinator

The Experiment seeks a digital coordinator to input, monitor, and maintain all aspects of metadata and to oversee the timely production of ebooks.
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'Class Clowns' Author to Ed. Publishers: Forget 'Revolution' Talk and Keep Focused

Successful businesses in K-12 schools are not trying to create a revolution in education, Jonathan Knee told a gathering of more than 200 education
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SPACE GOAT PUBLISHING AUGUST 2017 Solicitations

SPACE GOAT PUBLISHING AUGUST 2017 Solicitations. By Newsarama Staff May 26, 2017 07:00am ET. Space Goat August 2017 cover Credit:
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People, Etc.

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt evp and chief content officer Mary Cullinane will leave the company in late July, following a reorganization of her
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Arcadia and History Press Acquire Palmetto

Arcadia Publishing and The History Press, publishers of books on local and regional history and interests, have acquired publishing services company
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LSC Communications to Close Virginia Book Printing Plant; Layoffs Impact 140 Workers

LSC Communications workers and their families in Salem, Va., likely won't be feeling very festive this Memorial Day weekend. That's because
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Twice as many app publishers reach the million-dollar mark on the App Store compared to Google …

According to a recent report by market intelligence company Sensor Tower, more app publishers are likely to make their first $1 million in annual
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Manager/Director, Licensing & Brand Management

The Manager/Director, Licensing & Brand Management oversees the LBYR Licensed Publishing business in conjunction with the Editor in Chief.
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Gold Star dad, Trump critic to publish children's book

NEW YORK: The Pakistani-American father of a soldier killed in Iraq who eviscerated Donald Trump during last year's election campaign will publish a
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Associate / Senior Editor: Major new Nature Research open access journal in biology – 19629

Nature Research is a flagship portfolio of journals, products and services including Nature and the Nature-branded journals, dedicated to serving the
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STARKVILLE, Miss.—More than a dozen Mississippi State faculty members are new graduates of …

In addition to teaching one course that incorporates writing-to-learn techniques and a formal writing component, MIWE graduates will continue
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Smart Homes: Alexa in America

A future like that described in so many sci-fi stories, wherein humans can simply speak aloud to some AI or voice-enabled electronic assistant to make
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Facebook Instant Articles SDK Extension Now Supports Google AMP

Facebook has announced that the extension on its SDK that allows publishers to create Instant Articles will now also build content publishable as
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2 Times publishers talk shop

He also spent time as a reporter and corporate planner in the organization as he moved up the ranks to take over the job as publisher from his father.
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App Revenue: Apple's App Store Is Printing Millionaires

Publishers who are keen to join the ranks of app millionaires should prioritize Apple over Google. A report by market intelligence company Sensor
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BWW Interview: WRITER HERB KAUDERER

At Buffalo State I took every poetry writing course they had. Upon graduation I … HK: I will write under pretty much any circumstances. One result of this
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Publishers And Merchants Endorse New Revenue Generator

According to a survey of 500 publishers and 100 merchants by VigLink affiliate marketing is “carving out a piece of the digital advertising pie.
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WikiLeaks' Assange defies Ecuadorian warnings, will publish any evidence of corruption

He added that if there are any legal barriers to him publishing, he will find alternatives to assure that the material reaches the public.
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Here's Why Facebook Is Helping Google and Apple With Instant Articles

With one step, publishers will now be able to use a Facebook software tool to produce articles that fit the Facebook Instant Articles standard, and also
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Coming soon … ViaSat-2 …

ViaSat-2 will deliver 300 Gigabits per second (Gbps) of total network capacity, improve broadband speeds significantly and provide seven times the
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Slain Pakistani-American soldier's father to publish children's book

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Slain Pakistani-American soldier's father to publish children's book

Gold-Star father Khizr Khan, father of US Army Captain Humayun Khan who was killed in 2004 in Iraq, puts his hand to his heart as he takes part in a
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How to Create a Best-Selling E-Book

I sent it to 15 publishers and got 16 rejection letters back. I then shelved the idea for a while, and then decided to resurrect it as an e-book because of
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Are Books A Bad Bet? Why Small Publishers Think They're A Winner

The book publishing industry has suffered more its share of hits in the past few years. But savvy entrepreneurs are taking advantage of quickly
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Two Book Publishing Deal for Foyles Bookseller Chloe Coles

Chloe Coles Hot Key Books have acquired a new YA series by debut author and bookseller Chloe Coles. The series stars sixteen year-old Paige
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Book publishers demand strong copyright regime

Dr. Samuel Osafo Acquaah, a former President of the Ghana Book Publishers Association (GBPA), identified this as major factor hampering the full
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Fig: 'I thought publishing was broken'

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Fig: 'I thought publishing was broken'

Having been rejected by publishers left, right and centre, Broken Age's runaway success was a clear warning shot to the game companies of its day,
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Facebook Inc (FB) Seeing Publishers Leave For Google

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) had grand plans a couple years ago when it unveiled its Instant Articles feature, which allows publishers to bring news
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What keeps editors and publishers up at night? We asked.

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What keeps editors and publishers up at night? We asked.

While nearly 100 editors and publishers were gathered together, we wanted to ask a few of them some questions about their concerns, what they're
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Local young writers honored in recent contest

Winners of the Young Writers Creative Writing Contest, sponsored by the Huron Area Writers Group, were presented with checks for their stories,
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