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
Heron Books, an imprint of Quercus set up by former HarperCollins publishing director Susan Watt, is to be discontinued at the end of 2016, the publisher has said. Read more
Frugal Innovation by Navi Radjou and Jaideep Prabhu has been named the Chartered Management Institute’s Management Book of the Year 2016. Read more
Nielsen has launched an e-book sales reporting service for “top tier publishers” through all channels.
Margaret Forster has died, aged 77, following a battle with cancer in her back.
HarperCollins imprint 4th Estate has launched a new short story series, 4th Shorts, which is intended to “introduce curious readers to 4th Estate’s rich back... 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
Yellow Kite is ushering in "a new trend to rival crafty calmness nationwide" for those "tired of colouring in" with The Book of Mindful Origami.... Read more
Quadrille is to publish the companion book to the fourth series of BBC2’s "The Great British Sewing Bee".
Editor at The Bookseller
Philip Jones explores the reshaped landscape for book sales, from “non-traditional" retail outlets to revitalised "traditional" booksellers.
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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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