Browsing Category

Publishing

A peek into the Italian publishing industry

The Italian book publishing sector in the last five years has been characterized by a series of acquisitions that have led from five to four the number of publishing groups that control more than 50% of the market. Here, Simonetta Pillon,…

Niyogi Books forays into illustrated books in Hindi

After making a mark for themselves in large-format illustrated English books, Niyogi Books is now venturing into illustrated Hindi books under the imprint ‘Bahuvachan’. Here, Bikash D Niyogi of Niyogi Books shares more about their new…

Celebrating 20 years of publishing in India!

DK has always been one of the few global publishers of illustrated non-fiction, with titles published in over 60 languages, and its India office plays a pivotal role in its publishing operations. In the last 20 years, the publication house…

Wonderful series on human body

Dreamland Publications has introduced the most entertaining way for children to learn how the human body works. The present series – How My Body Works consisting of 26 informative books are equipped with clear-cut images to illustrate the…

How to get published in India?

There is a growing trend in the book industry to provide a dedicated space for new writing. While internet and an ‘easy access’ have increased content generation, it has also impacted the reach of the (written) word. From status updates on…

The Great Hindi Story!

“The history of publishing in Hindi still awaits to be written,” quips Prof. Francesca Orsini in The Hindi Public Sphere (1920-1940). True for a language that changes its dynamics with each financial quarter, one does desire a pause button…

Bengali language publishing: yesteryears to date

Debajyoti Datta, Shishu Sahitya Samsad (P) Ltd shares how the Bengali language publishing has evolved, the challenges now and how the industry can be revived. Publishing in Bengali has a history of more than two hundred years and a very…