Publishing figures have dismissed claims that female editors are having an adverse effect on boys' reading...

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Joel Dicker’s The Truth About the Harry Quebert Affair (MacLehose Press) is to be made into a film directed by Ron Howard. Deadline...

Mark Smith, chief executive of Quercus, is to leave the publisher following its sale to Hodder & Stoughton. Hodder announced today (24th...

Former astronaut Chris Hadfield is to publish a second book with Pan Macmillan. You Are Here: Around the World in 92 Minutes will feature...

Orwell shortlist reflects "continuing power" of political history
The shortlist for this year’s Orwell Prize for books includes Alan ...
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Stephen Fry "surprise guest" at World Book Night
Stephen Fry was the surprise guest at an event celebrating World Book Night ...
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Minecraft dominates chart for second week
Minecraft continues to dominate the Top 50 with the The Official Construction ...
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"Challenging" six months for Bertrams
Bertrams Books has experienced a ‘challenging” six months, with a ...
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This year’s Bookseller Marketing and Publicity Conference will bring ...
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    The 'right' to read

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Indies save Polare stores

Only two years after investment company ProCures bought the 16 Selexyz high street bookshops out...
1 week 1 day ago


Blaming gender for boys' reading habits "absurd"

Publishing industry figures have dismissed claims by children's authors that too many female editors are having an adverse effect on boys'...
4 hours 12 min ago


Corvus' Hogarty makes two acquisitions

Corvus has acquired two novels, including a “sweeping historical fiction”. The acquisitions are the first at Corvus for Anna Hogarty...
1 day 7 hours ago