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Increasingly Online and Regional, that’s the Future of Book Publishing in India (The Wire):


Panaji: Here’s some good news: The publishing industry in India is thriving and regional languages is where the readers are.

In Goa last weekend, the sixth edition of Publishing Next took place with 38 speakers, 160 participants and two full days of discussions and analysis of all things publishing.

Indian authors commanding more shelf-space: Crossword chief (

5 April 2015

Kinjal Shah, CEO of Indian lifestyle bookstores chain Crossword Bookstores, talks to Swetha Amit about the changing reader preferences in India over the years, the success of Indian authors and the factors that have helped Crossword thrive in the backdrop of the threat to booksellers by ecommerce in recent yrears

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