Tuesday, November 28, 2017
The Roundup with PW
National Book Award Winner Accused: Former students at the University of Virginia have accused creative writing professor and 1989 NBA winner John Casey of sexual harassment.
Time Inc. Sells Itself to Meredith Corp.: The magazine and book publisher closed a deal last night, in part thanks to a private equity infusion from the Koch brothers.
Skyhorse Employees to Vote on Unionizing: For 16 years, no New York publishing house has voted to unionize—but that streak could end this week with Skyhorse Publishing.
The Year in Bestsellers: Sales are flat, or down. There have been no market-defining breakout hits and no hot new genres. How grim was 2017 for the book industry?
Authors Pick the Best Books of 2017: Writers from George Saunders to Ali Smith pick their favorite reads of the past year for the 'Guardian.'