Success Story: new research on rights sales shows increased demand for Australian books overseas

Australia Council for the Arts,
18 October 2021, Australia

The popularity of Australian children’s books overseas, the strength of the Chinese language market, and increasing interest in Australian adult fiction have been driving the success of Australian books overseas. The research, Success Story: International rights sales of Australian-authored books 2008– 2018, was conducted in partnership between the Australia Council for the Arts, Macquarie University and the Copyright Agency and highlights the growth of Australian books in international markets.