Scottish independence would mean the introduction of VAT for books, say booksellers...

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Little, Brown Book Group has created a new editorial division encompassing the Piatkus, Constable and Robinson imprints. Tim Whiting, currently...

Cambridge University Press has reported a sales increase of 5% at constant currency rates in the year to end April 2014, to a total of £263....

John Blake Publishing will publish a biography of actor and comedian Robin Williams, who died last week (Monday 11th August).   The book,...

Thwaite made head of online at Foyles
Foyles has appointed ReadySteadyBook founder Mark Thwaite to the role of head ...
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Amazon.de: 'Bonnier is charging too much for e-books'
Amazon's German division has responded to criticism from close to 1,200 ...
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Book Illustration Competition finalists revealed
Six illustrators have beaten hundreds of entrants from over 30 countries to be ...
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Future of academic publishing explored in new AHRC/BL project
The Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) and the British Library are ...
22 hours 10 min ago
Gollancz festival 'reaches three million on Twitter'
Gollancz’s one-day physical and digital festival reached nearly three ...
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  • Philip Jones »

    Doors of perception

    There is a common perception in the book business that the trade has had a ...
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    The golden age

    The moment a regular customer switches from prefacing reading queries for ...

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Amazon launches second campus store

Amazon is to launch its first ever staffed customer order pickup locations at the campus of an...
5 days 22 hours ago


Skelly moves to Bloomsbury Children’s Books

Lizz Skelly, formerly of Hachette, is joining Bloomsbury Children’s Books as children’s publicity manager.   Skelly will on the...
15 hours 42 min ago


More Dugdall for Legend Press

Legend Press has bought world rights to two novels from award-winning crime writer Ruth Dugdall. Commissioning Editor Lauren Parsons secured...
16 hours 30 min ago