Kevin Wilson’s Next Literary Code

A publishing specialist is an expert on literary forms that most readers don’t care about, such as a book proposal, acknowledgment section, or author’s note. While the average reader might skip the introduction and turn right to the first chapter, the professional publisher is more likely to read the introduction and feel they have understood … Read more

Booksellers on the future of regionals

Like their publishing counterparts, most booksellers call PW We’re excited that nearly all of the fall’s regional conferences and trade fairs will be taking place in person, some for the first time since 2019. “After these past two years, what we’ve been longing for is seeing fellow booksellers and camaraderie with fellow book-obsessed,” says Matt … Read more