Inside the Australian and New Zealand book industry

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Authors on income and acquisitions in a changing industry

‘As in the movie industry, the temptation will be for publishers to concentrate their resources on a very limited number of titles and let the others fend for themselves,’ writes one author in a recent Macquarie University study into changes in the Australian book industry. The findings from the study have been published in a series of articles in the Australian Society of Authors’ AA Online. Read an extract from the latest article on authors’ income and publisher acquisitions here.