Industry News

February, 2008

Guest Post: Larry Dark on Prizes

by admin | Feb-19-2008

This year, as judge of the Willesden Herald Short Story Prize, author Zadie Smith, decided not to give out the generous £5,000 (approximately $10,000) award....read »

The View from Amsterdam

by admin | Feb-12-2008

The following guest post comes to us from Elik Lettinga, editor in chief of Arbeiderspers. It is part of an occasional series of glimpses at the international...read »

January, 2008

New Orleans Times-Picayune Book Pages Update

by admin | Jan-10-2008

New Orleans Times Picayune book editor and NBCC member Susan Larson sends this update on the changes in her newspaper’s book pages as reported in our December...read »

Steve Weinberg to Teresa Budasi of the Chicago Sun Times: “Hang in there…”

by admin | Jan-01-2008

On the last day of 2007, my postal carrier delivered an envelope from Teresa Budasi, book section editor at the Chicago Sun-Times.  Teresa had enclosed the...read »

December, 2007

Kudos to the Times-Picayune

by admin | Dec-30-2007

The New Orleans Times-Picayune announced today the shift of its book section to the Friday “Living” section beginning January 11, 2008, with expanded coverage...read »

Eat Pray Sell

by admin | Dec-12-2007

Earlier this year, the Wall Street Journal’s Jeffrey Trachtenberg published a story on the phenomenon of former NBCC finalist Elizabeth Gilbert’s Eat Pray...read »

Publishers to Honor National Book Critics Circle

by admin | Dec-05-2007

More good news for the NBCC. This just in from the Association of American Publishers (AAP): Washington, DC, December 5, 2007:  The U.S. publishing industry...read »

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