We’ve heard plenty from the experts about the future of paper books (or “p-books”) lately. Just  last month Deliciously Fictitious asked Australian industry stakeholders – booksellers, publishers, visionaries and authors – how the horizon was looking to them. Now, in …

The digital revolution may be raising publisher and bookseller hackles, but it’s a boon for new authors, says Adrian Deans. Deans, whose debut novel Mr Cleansheets came out in March, said the evolving publishing environment was frustrating at first. “The first …

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 …