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Frankfurt Book Fair

Paulo Coelho Discusses The Future Of Reading At Frankfurt Book Fair (LIVESTREAM)

ps/Huffington Post | Posted 10.07.2014 | Books

Author Paulo Coelho and Frankfurt Book Fair Director Juergen Boos will hold a discussion about the future of reading on October 8 at 4:30 p.m. CEST/10...

Dispatch from the Frankfurt Book Fair

Kate Gale | Posted 12.16.2012 | Books
Kate Gale

The book fair is huge and overwhelming. It takes about 20 minutes to walk from one end of it to another. And walk you do.

Frankfurt Book Fair: What You Need To Know

Andrew Losowsky | Posted 12.13.2012 | Books
Andrew Losowsky

The Frankfurt Book Fair is the world's biggest trade fair for the book industry. Here's what I saw at this year's event.

(R)evolution in Frankfurt: Heide Hatry's Not a Rose Delivers Interactivity to a New Standard

Lisa Paul Streitfeld | Posted 12.12.2012 | Arts
Lisa Paul Streitfeld

The project delivers a new paradigm of life/death/rebirth cycle into the avant-garde, marrying the organic and ephemeral that once limited the archival potential of feminist art into the masculine realm of digital technology.

Publishing's Most Dramatic Move In 2010 | Mike Shatzkin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

The most dramatic event in publishing in 2010? That's easy. It was the face-down between five of the six biggest publishers in the US and Amazon over ...

Do eBooks Undermine Territorial Rights? | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Frankfurt Book Fair veteran agent Andrew Nurnberg has raised the specter of e-book deals being used to undermine territorial rights in an interview wi...

eBook Talks At Frankfurt

Frankfurt Book Fair | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Questions being asked were all related to what's happening in the digital arena right now. For example: do tablets rule the world right now? Michael T...

Publisher At Frankfurt Book Fair | Benedicte Page | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Patrick Janson Smith, publisher at the HarperCollins imprint Blue Door, said there was plenty of hype around this year's fair, and claimed that publis...

American Publishing Termed 'Worst And Most Dangerous' By Writer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Yes, Random House children's division is going to be selling the rights to Modelland, a three part YA series that "that combines the fashion world wit...

On Offer At Frankfurt Book Fair | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Agents are heading off to this year's book fair with a host of titles from the likes of Martin Amis, Eoin Colfer and David Bowie. In the second of The...

"Permission Denied": The Cuban Regime Is Afraid To Let Me Travel

Yoani Sanchez | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Yoani Sanchez

It's two in the afternoon at the Department of Immigration and Aliens (DIE) on 17th Street between J and K. Dozens of people are waiting for permissio...

Frankfurt Book Fair Official Fired For Treatment Of Chinese

The New York Times | STEVEN ERLANGER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

The Frankfurt Book Fair, which struggled to find a balance between free speech and honoring China as its featured country, dismissed its project manag...

Book Browsing Trends: Online Samples Increase Sales

Reuters | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

FRANKFURT--(Business Wire)--At the Frankfurt Book Fair 2009, new data on how readers have sampled bookcontent online over the past 18 months points to...

Spanish Publishing CEO On US-European Rivalry

Publishing Perspectives | Edward Nawotka | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Grupo Planeta CEO Jesús Badenes is not afraid of the internet: "It would be easy to reduce the internet to mere diffusion, but that is too easy. The ...

Consequences For Our Actions

Kenneth Kales | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Kenneth Kales

If you don't love the book, how can you sell it? My passion for each and every book is in part why I am told by others how successful I am at garnering so much media attention for Kales' publications.

UNVEILING: Best 39 Arab Writers Under 40

Hay Festival | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

PRESS RELEASE: As part of Beirut 'World Capital of the Book' festivities, Hay Festival announces the complete list of the 'Beirut39' Project at the 20...

China Is Guest Of Honor At Frankfurt Book Fair

AP | MELISSA EDDY | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

BERLIN — Organizers of the Frankfurt Book Fair worked for 15 years to secure China as the guest of honor at their five-day showcase of global tr...

Australian Author: The New J.K. Rowling?

The Wall Street Journal | DALYA ALBERGE | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

In a success story reminiscent of Harry Potter author J.K. Rowling's, Ms. James is a mother and first-time author who is going from nothing to becomin...

Frankfurt Book Fair: Deals, E-Books, China, Mandela

The Huffington Post | Jessie Kunhardt | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

The Frankfurt Book Fair has been going on this week, and it's brought news, controversy, and excitement galore with it. The choice of China for guest ...

A Long Walk to Frankfurt

David Colbert | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
David Colbert

The news that Nelson Mandela's diaries are becoming "the book of the fair" at the Frankfurt Book Fair reminded me of the time I chased the first Mandela autobiography at Frankfurt, exactly twenty years ago.