Australian publishers have 12 months to get their digital infrastructure in place or suffer the consequences, publishing veteran Peter Donoughue has warned. Since the Amazon Kindle reinvented e-reading, the low buzz of digital apprehension within the book trade has grown …

The head of the Australian Institute for the Future of the Book (“if:book”) says the size of major publishers could work against them in the digital age. if:book Australia founder Kate Eltham said large, general trade publishers had a competitive advantage …