ABIA shortlists; PRH revenue, earnings up
In other news, Clunes Booktown is returning with a month-long festival, albeit without booksellers’ stalls due to safety concerns. Also this week, Booktopia announced its partnership with online ed-tech company Zookal, local author Josephine Rowe was named a New York Public Library Cullman Center Fellow and the Varuna First Nations Fellowships for 2021 were announced.
Overseas, Penguin Random House reported a revenue rise of 4.6% and an earnings rise of 23.3% in 2020. Meanwhile, Bologna has cancelled in-person events for this year’s fair, and a survey of UK publisher catalogues shows representation of Black UK authors is on the rise.
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