London Book Fair 2024: Photography from Oppenheimerand Dune, a new book by Harari, a novel by Keanu Reeves and the rise of self-publishing

Author Daria Protopopova
Category Culture, Lifestyle, People, Town
Date March 26 2024
Reading Time 5 min.

London Book Fair 2024: Photography from Oppenheimerand Dune, a new book by Harari, a novel by Keanu Reeves and the rise of self-publishing

In The setup of the London Book Fair (LBF) in 2024 differed little from the previous years. Upon entering, you, as always, followed a natural straight route between the stands of two monsters, Scylla and Charybdis of the book industry – Penguin Random House and HarperCollins. Together with three other monopolists, Simon & Schuster, Hachette and Macmillan, they hold in their hands the path to literary fame and large royalties. But this year they were neighbored by a huge stand of their new competitor – INGRAM Content Group, an American company that distributes books for publishers.

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