Publishers Weekly

Mango, White Star Enter Copublishing Venture

10 hours 30 minutes ago
Mango Publishing Group and the Italian children's and illustrated books publisher White Star have entered a publishing agreement in which Mango will acquire exclusive rights to publish certain White Star books in English, while White Star will acquire identical rights to to translate and sell a selection of Mango books in Italian, German, and French.

This Week's Bestsellers: October 18, 2021

3 days 10 hours ago
Amor Towles's 'The Lincoln Highway' hits #1 overall in its first week on sale, and grunge god Dave Grohl, the Nirvana drummer and Foo Fighters frontman, has the #2 book in the country this week with 'The Storyteller.'

Translators Fight for Credit on Their Own Book Covers

3 days 10 hours ago
Do you know who translated your favorite foreign-language novel? Whoever did wants you to know—as soon as you pick up the book, in fact. That’s why translators are demanding that book publishers credit them on the front covers of the books they translate.

Obituary: Gary Paulsen

4 days 10 hours ago
Award-winning and prolific author Gary Paulsen, best known for his novels and nonfiction for young people about self-reliance and the transformative power of the wilderness, died suddenly on October 13 in New Mexico. He was 82.