Book Industry

  • Comic book business gets serious in India July 12, 2011

    New Delhi: Riding on popular superhero-like characters Shaktiman, Nagraj and Chacha Chaudhary, Indian comic books have come a long way. They are expected to grow by leaps and bounds into a Rs.300-400 crore industry in the next decade. "The comic book industry is growing at a stable rate. Right now it...
  • Spinebreakers: a social network for bookworms October 27, 2010

    London: Penguin is set to launch a social network for teenaged bookworms called Spinebreakers, to keep them interested in reading. Penguin views Spinebreakers, the social network, as a crucial part of future-proofing the book industry. Spinebreakers, as a content website, already exists but does not have any tools which allow...