Last week we began our series on the Spanish market with an introduction to the local publishing industry. Today, we bring some thoughts from Arantxa Mellado and Silvia Mas about digital publishing and the reading habits of Spanish readers.
Category: Market Guides
Today marks the beginning of our series of blog posts on the Spanish book market. We begin with an introduction excerpted from our 2015 market guide Selling Canadian Books in Spain written by Arantxa Mellado and Silvia Mas, co-founders of The Spanish Digital Link.
To conclude our series on selling Canadian books in Germany, we have some parting thoughts, drawn from our 2015 market guide, about the opportunities and risks of German market entry facing Canadian publishers.
Selling German translation rights and licenses
Today as part of our ongoing series on the German book market, we’re focusing on digital publishing. In Germany, ebooks are distributed by publishers directly, via online vendors or by bookstores.
As the Frankfurt Book Fair approaches, we’ve been discussing the German book market with advice from industry expert Ulrich Spiller. Check our previous introductory post on the marketplace here, and our post on distribution channels and bookstores here. Today, we’re talking about pricing and sales conditions, as well as the opportunities for distribution via print-on-demand.
In our last blog post we gave an introduction to the German market. Today we’re going to be shifting our focus on the distribution channels in Germany, and exploring some of the bookstores that make up the largest distribution channel in the market.
With the Frankfurt Book Fair fast approaching, we’ll be focusing on the German book market for the next few posts. Today we have a quick introduction to the reading habits and market conditions in Germany from publishing expert Ulrich Spiller. Interested in learning more about the German market? Stay tuned for upcoming blog posts, take a look at our website for further resources, or download our 2015 market guide.