Blackwell’s slipped back into a loss last year, however, like-for-like sales at its bookshops and online were up 2.9%. Read more
Book sales through non-traditional retailers are booming, publishers and retailers have reported, but competition to secure coveted shelf spacei s becoming ever fiercer. Read more
Booksellers should not get distracted by consumer data, but focus on getting to know their customers in person, Waterstones m.d. James Daunt told a meeting of international book magazines. Read more
Two books published by Difaf Publications have been shortlisted for the International Prize for Arabic Fiction 2016, the "leading prize for literary fiction in the... Read more
Frugal Innovation by Navi Radjou and Jaideep Prabhu (Profile/Economist Books) has been named the Chartered Management Institute’s Management Book of the Year 2016.... Read more
Heron Books, an imprint of Quercus, is to be discontinued at the end of 2016, the publisher has said.
Margaret Forster has died, aged 77, following a battle with cancer in her back.
Black & White Publishing has acquired a new novel by Irish writer and actress Caroline Grace-Cassidy.
Sales of the Lulu series, created by publisher Anna McQuinn 10 years ago in an attempt to remedy the lack of diverse children’s books, have... Read more
Editor at The Bookseller
Philip Jones explores the reshaped landscape for book sales, from “non-traditional" retail outlets to revitalised "traditional" booksellers.
Associate Editor at FutureBook
Born in India and bred in Silicon Valley, the matchmaking service for authors and publishers has already earned 130 authors $464,000 in pre-orders, produced six Amazon #1 bestsellers... Read more
Issue No 5701
Friday, February 5 2016
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