Friday, October 16, 2015

The Roundup with PW

Frankfurt Book Fair 2015: Books on the Middle East Crisis Drawing Lots of Interest
The ongoing chaos in the Middle East along with the unfolding refugee crisis there has been the source of a clutch of manuscripts on offer at this year’s Frankfurt Book Fair. more »

Brands and Fans Flock to Biggest New York Comic Con Yet
This year's New York Comic Con featured more fans--a record 169,000 tickets were sold--more programming space, more corporate branding, and more emphasis on diversity as the show heads toward being a city-wide event. more »

The PW Frankfurt Show Daily, Oct. 15
Two early buzz books, promising signs in the Italian market, and more news and deals from the Frankfurt Book Fair. Read the complete PW Frankfurt Show Daily for free. more » »

Her Universe Expands Into Publishing: Anthony Ziccardi, publisher at Permuted Press, discusses the publishing partnership with Ashley Eckstein’s fangirl-focused Her Universe clothing line.

'Goosebumps' on the Big Screen: Reviews for the new kid-friendly horror film are in, and it looks like fun for the whole family.

Indian Writers Protest Intolerance: More than 40 authors have returned top national awards in rebellion of what they call 'vicious assaults' on cultural diversity.

BET Awards Features 'Hamilton' Cast: The cast of Lin-Manuel Miranda’s Broadway sensation took the stage for a freestyle performance at the BET Hip-Hop awards on Tuesday night.

Ted Hughes' Widow Blasts Bio: Carol Hughes said Jonathan Bates' unauthorized bio on her late husband is riddled with factual errors, just days after the work was nominated for the Samuel Johnson prize.

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