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Audio books: a new but growing segment

The audiobook is still new, we know less about listening to audiobooks than reading. Storytel offers audiobooks in around 20 different languages in 15 different countries. Here’s more on this growing segment of publishing.

Print’s here to stay!

Vikrant Mathur, Director India and Asia-Pacific for Nielsen Book Research, shares a few statistics of India’s demographics and its impact on the Indian publishing industry.

SC Sethi: a legend in his life time

SC Sethi has remained President of FPBAI unopposed for 15 times and has again been elected as President recently. GS Jolly shares more about this publishing icon.

Sahitya Akademi books go online for wider reach

Over the years of its dynamic existence, India's National Academy of Letters - Sahitya Akademi, has ceaselessly endeavored to promote good taste and healthy reading habits, to keep Indian literature flourishing. And now, to keep pace with…

Gender Equations in Publishing

A peek into the Roundtable at Jaipur Book Mark, the professional sessions organised by the ZEE Jaipur Literature Festival, by Arpita Das, Co-founder of Yoda Press.

Kasturba Gandhi: A Bio Fiction

Even as the nation celebrates the 150th birth anniversary of the Mahatma, we forget it is also the 150th birth year of Kasturba Gandhi, fondly known as ‘Ba.’ Kasturba Gandhi: A Bio Fiction by Giriraj Kishore and translated by Manisha…

Meet the person who creates the BOOK

Here’s a portal that connects schools to authors, illustrators, storytellers, designers, environmentalists, historians, sociologists, etc. to visit their schools and interact with the students to motivate and inspire them.

India and France: the literary and cultural exchange!

India will be the guest of honour at the Paris Book Fair 2020, while France will be guest of honour at the New Delhi World Book Fair 2022. In preparation of these events, there is an ongoing series of activities happening in both countries.…

e-commerce: a must for publishers!

The way books were sold has come of age. Retail stores have given way to online stores and now both complement each other. Here, Anshul Benjamin of Rajkamal Prakashan Samuh shares the rising role of ecommerce for the success of publishers,…