Sarah Boyes is a journalist and writer, and assistant editor of Culture Wars, the online review at www.culturewars.org.uk
Hannah Davies is supplements editor of The Bookseller.
Chris Hamilton-Emery is director of Salt Publishing Ltd (www.saltpublishing.com).
Andrew Crawford is chief executive of The Book Depository.
Jayne Ramage is co-owner of The Watermill Bookshop, Aberfeldy
Damien Seaman is an e-book author who spent two years working in European politics. His first novel The Killing of Emma Gross is out now from Blasted Heath. He blogs at http://damienseaman.posterous.com or on Twitter @Damienseaman
Nick Barley is the director of the Edinburgh International Book Festival.