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A publisher's list of new or current titles.
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(Journalism & Publishing)
a. a publisher's list of forthcoming books
b. (as modifier): a frontlist writer. See also backlist, mid-list
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a publisher's sales list of newly or recently published books, esp. those of popular appeal. Compare backlist.
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The Library Marketing Department aims to promote important frontlist titles from across PRH and client imprints, along with quality backlist titles that library patrons may be discovering for the first time.
The small press, based in Portland, Oregon, will offer discounts on frontlist and backlist titles throughout the conference.
* Access to the frontlist comes with term access to the entire backfile for the duration of the year;
Lerner's distribution centre will take over all processing, warehousing, fulfillment, billing, customer service, and credit and collection for frontlist and backlist titles effective July 1, 2019.
However, beginning in June 2014, many publishers began to increase the cost of STLs, issuing embargos on frontlist content, while some publishers stopped offering STLs altogether.
* Macmillan changed its access in 2014 by opening all of its frontlist and backlist titles to libraries.
We spoke with Kate Newman, Category Manager for Frontlist at Indigo Books.
Flexible pricing models will help librarians acquire popular frontlist and backlist e-book titles according to their needs and allow libraries to own purchased Penguin Random House eBooks in perpetuity.
According to Penn State Press' Tony Sanfilippo, subscription services such as Oyster ( are heavily weighted to self-published content and almost zero frontlist. At $9.95 a month, they may not see much uptake, at least not with any longevity.
I thought it was a one-off but out of that came the realisation that it would be possible to conserve these classic stories and that it would be a good thing if they could be in the frontlist of bookshops and places in a form that modern children would get involved with and read.' Robert continued, 'Colin Webb, of Palazzo Editions, and I have worked together on this series as he's the 'packager' for the design of the books.
The site features thousands of frontlist and backlist titles, with regular additions of new titles and functionality enhancements promised.