‘Expressive times’: Publishing industry an open book in 2022


              FILE - Attendees at BookExpo America visit the HarperCollins Publishers booth in New York on May 28, 2015. Some 250 copy editors, marketing assistants and other employees at HarperCollins Publishers went on strike in 2022 over wages and benefits, diversity policy and union protection. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File)
            
              FILE - A book published by Simon & Schuster is displayed on July 30, 2022, in Tigard, Ore.  Penguin Random House's attempt to purchase Simon & Schuster ended up in a Washington, D.C. courtroom, as the Department of Justice prevailed after a 3-week antitrust trial last summer. (AP Photo/Jenny Kane, File)
            
              This combination of images shows book cover art for 2022 releases "Hook, Line and Sinker" by Tessa Bailey, "I'm Glad My Mom Died," a memoir by Jennette McCurdy, and "It Starts with Us" by Colleen Hoover. (Avon/Simon & Schuster/Atria via AP)
‘Expressive times’: Publishing industry an open book in 2022