How to get a Jaya book publisher

It’s been a year since I went to the New York Times Book Festival, and I can’t help but feel a little nostalgic.After all, the first time I ever heard the word “jaya” was when I was nine years old.When my parents took me to see The Jungle Book in its original theatres, I was completely captivated by its story […]

Why Pope Francis doesn’t like the word “blessed”

In a speech this week to the Vatican Press Club, Pope Francis made a very specific point about what he considers to be the problem with the word Blessed: “Blessed are the children of God.”He added, “Babes of God are blessed by God.”But he went on to explain that the word does not have a specific meaning.The Pope’s remarks came […]

What’s happening in European publishing houses?

On March 11, 2017, a group of European publishers gathered in Brussels to discuss the future of publishing in Europe.They are calling for an open publishing system, with a strong editorial mandate, that supports the independence of authors and publishers.The discussion, held in the Parliament of the European Union, is taking place as part of a long-running campaign to create […]