Publishing in a Box: May 1st-6th 2017

Posted May 7, 2017 by Stephanie B in General / 1 Comment

Publishing in a Box: information to make you think, stuff to make you hyperventilate, news to keep you informed. Here you can expect to find stories from independent book bloggers as well as information on general happenings within the book/movie world.

General

Simon & Schuster’s 1st quarter had a revenue increase of 11%. You can read about the details for it in the source link below.

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Harry Potter & the Cursed Child will be on Broadway April 22nd, 2018 and tickets will be on sale this fall.

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Amazon is at it again. Its a bit of an involved explanation so I recommend reading the article.


Houghton Mifflin Harcourt’s revenue rose by 16% during the first quarter.

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Apparently people are inclined to lie about their reading habits. Get all of the details here.


The New York Times removed 10 categories from their Bestseller list.

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Tor Books is opening a new imprint called Tor Labs and it’s first publication, Steal the Stars, will be available this summer as an audiodrama.

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Bloggers/Booktubers

Blogging Like a Boss

Briana @ Pages Unbound talked about why she supports required reading in schools.


Mikaela @ The Well-Thumbed Reader talked about commenting on blogs.


Check out Paper Fury’s review of The Dark Prophecy, the second book in The Trials of Apollo series.


Joce @ Write through the Night is holding a book blogger awards so if you haven’t voted yet in them you should.


Authors

Mindy McGinnis asks the important questions in life. Go check ’em out if you haven’t seen them yet.


V.E. Schwab posted a video about world-building.


Movies/TV Shows

Netflix will be adding a content warning to 13 Reasons Why.

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What news did I miss? What are you most excited about that has been revealed?

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One response to “Publishing in a Box: May 1st-6th 2017

  1. Great links! Thanks for sharing them. I need to watch that Schwab video and check out some of the blog links. Interesting news about Tor too.

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