Episode 236

One of the Toms

 

This week, Jeff and Rebecca recap the National Book Awards, tackle a pair of grim publishing industry surveys, realize how little they know about Spanish-language publishing in the U.S., and much more.

 

This episode is sponsored by:

Libby

PRH Audio

The Illustrated Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them

 

Links discussed in this episode:

 

National Book Award winners 

Bilingual book about Selena is outselling everyone, including Harry Potter 

PW’s 2017 salary survey shows publishing is still super white & the wage gap is huge

More than half of the respondents to a UK publishing industry survey report experiencing sexual harassment 

California will be first state to require LGBTQ-inclusive history texts 

JRR Tolkien’s son resigns as director of estate

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