Picture Books with Lyrics
Emotional rhythms in picture books
As picture books’ popularity is soaring day by day, picture books are no longer reserved for children just like they used to be before. More adults are reading picture books, and this trend has led to the ...
Subscription Models of Local Bookstores
The “Extra Special” Service Provided by Local Bookstores
Local bookstores are making colorful and fresh changes. From mere bookstores that sell books, they are transforming to become cultural hubs that represent the...
The Rise of Literary Agencies
There are not many literary agencies in Korea. Most of the publishers prefer working directly with authors over cooperating with agencies. It was common for publishers to think that it is safer to pay more of an advance to over...
Beatrice YongIn Lin (Publisher of Storytel South Korea)
Audiobooks: Issues and Future Developments
Recent issues surrounding audiobooks
The voice service provided in announcements, news reading services, or e-book devices uses TTS (Text-to-Speech) technology that converts written letters into sound. As it...