Category: Digital

Audiobook Production in Canada – with Roland Stringer from La Montagne secrète

By: Tabitha Hartropp

As demand soars, how are Canadian publishers taking on the unique challenges and opportunities the audiobook format presents?

04/30/2020 | Digital, Interview

Audiobook Production in Canada – with Marie Fleurette Beaudoin from Planète rebelle

By: Tabitha Hartropp

As demand soars, how are Canadian publishers taking on the unique challenges and opportunities audiobooks present?

04/23/2020 | Digital, Interview

Audiobook Production in Canada – with David Caron from ECW Press

By: Tabitha Hartropp

How are Canadian publishers taking on the unique challenges and opportunities the audiobook format presents?

04/16/2020 | Digital, Interview

Frankfurt 2019 Rights Meeting Recap: Rights Selling Technologies

By: Gabrielle Etcheverry

This year’s Rights Meeting at the Frankfurt Book Fair in October explored a series of exciting book markets and rights selling technologies, covering various aspects of the Chinese book market, the Czech and Slovak markets, and digital tools such as blockchain. The second half of the meeting focused on some emerging technologies that are becoming increasingly important for buying and selling international and digital rights abroad. Below we provide an overview of the presentations on these technologies and wrap up our three-part blog series on the Frankfurt Rights Meeting.

02/06/2020 | Book Fairs, Digital, Export

Frankfurt 2019 Rights Meeting Recap: The Czech Book Market

By: Gabrielle Etcheverry

This year’s Rights Meting at the Frankfurt Book Fair in October explored a series of exciting book markets and rights selling technologies, covering various aspects of the Chinese book market, the Czech and Slovak markets, and digital tools such as blockchain. In our latest blog series, we are sharing some of the insights we gleaned from the event presentations and discussions. In today’s post, we provide a synopsis of Kristin Olson’s presentation on the book market in the Czech Republic.

01/06/2020 | Book Fairs, Digital, Distribution, Events, Export, Rights

Frankfurt 2019 Rights Meeting Recap: China’s Expanding Book Market

By: Gabrielle Etcheverry

This year’s Rights Meeting at the Frankfurt Book Fair in October explored a series of exciting book markets and rights selling technologies, covering various aspects of the Chinese book market, the Czech and Slovak markets, and digital tools such as blockchain. In our latest blog series, we will be sharing some of the insights we gleaned from the event presentations and discussions. In today’s post, we summarize some of the key takeaways provided by the experts on China’s expanding book market.

12/02/2019 | Book Fairs, Digital, Export, Rights

2019 Guadalajara Book Fair Guest of Honour Spotlight on India – Formats and Pricing

By: Gabrielle Etcheverry

India is this year’s Guest of Honour country at the Guadalajara International Book Fair (November 30th to December 8th). To help you brush up on this exciting and growing market before the fair, today we are sharing an excerpt of our 2018 market guide on India, written by expert consultant Jaya Bhattacharji Rose.

11/27/2019 | Digital, Distribution, Export, Market Guides

TechForum 2019 : Keywords and Ebook Discoverability

By: Tabitha Hartropp

In today’s post, we share insights from last spring’s TechForum presentation, Keywords and Discoverability on Amazon: A Canadian Context, given by Shannon Culver, Technology Manager at eBound Canada and consultant Amanda Lee. As ebooks and online shopping become more commonplace in the habits of Canadian consumers, eBound Canada researchers teamed up with Firebrand and Kadaxis to study the impact of keywords on ebook sales and discoverability.

08/27/2019 | Book Fairs, Digital