Thu, 20/02/2014 - 13:17
A memorial service for Doris Lessing will be held at St Martin-in-the-Fields in Trafalgar Square at 3 p.m. on Monday 7th April.
The service will be open to everyone, from fans to literary peers and colleagues.
Charlie Redmayne, c.e.o. of HarperCollins UK, which published Lessing's novels, said: “Doris Lessing was a...
Mon, 13/01/2014 - 15:20
Tom Weldon, c.e.o. Penguin Random House UKLessons from 2013 include: the shift to online sales is further squeezing the...Anthony Forbes Watson | Bookseller News Team | Charlie Redmayne | David Prescott | Home | James Daunt | Nicola Solomon | Nigel Newton | Sam Husain | Stephen Page | Tim Godfray | Tim Hely Hutchinson | Tom WeldonMon, 06/01/2014 - 15:30
HarperCollins' forthcoming move to London Bridge will mean a greater level of collaboration between News Corp companies, according to HarperCollins UK c.e.o. Charlie Redmayne.
The chief executive made the comment in a announcement made today (6th January) as News Corp signed a 30-year lease for The Place, a 430,000 sq ft office...Fri, 20/12/2013 - 12:00
Patrick Janson-Smith is to retire next year after 47 years in the publishing industry.
He will step down from his role of publisher at HarperCollins imprint Blue Door in autumn 2014, at the age of 65, after attending his 40th consecutive Frankfurt Book Fair. The imprint, which he founded five years ago, and published Dylan...Thu, 21/11/2013 - 11:40
Publishers must be proactive about change in the industry, according to HarperCollins UK c.e.o. Charlie Redmayne.
Speaking at The Bookseller’s FutureBook conference today (21st November), Redmayne said: “Publishers consistently face demands from their authors, from agents, from retailers and from consumers to do...Mon, 18/11/2013 - 09:40
Publishers and writers have paid tribute to Doris Lessing, who has died at the age of 94.
Nicholas Pearson, her editor at HarperCollins imprint Fourth Estate, said in a statement that Lessing's career has been "a great gift" to the literary world. He said: "She wrote across a variety of genres and made an enormous...Fri, 15/11/2013 - 09:10
Today is the last day to book on to Europe's biggest publishing conference with executives from all the major publishers rubbing shoulders with more than 40 speakers, including HarperCollins chief executive Charlie Redmayne, the journalist Brad Stone and Seni Glaister, chief executive of The Book People.
The Bookseller's...Thu, 10/10/2013 - 10:40
Understanding “perfect pricing” is key for HarperCollins’ future said its UK c.e.o. Charlie Redmayne.
Speaking at yesterday’s (9th October) Frankfurt Book Fair, Redmayne said: “I want to make HarperCollins the best company I can make it and understanding pricing and investing in the understanding of...Mon, 30/09/2013 - 13:44
Charlie Redmayne and David Young have both joined The London Book Fair Advisory Board, one of the consultative bodies that shapes the direction of future fairs.
Redmayne, the c.e.o of HarperCollins UK, and Young, the c.e.o of Orion and deputy c.e.o of Hachette UK, will now sit on the board, replacing former HarperCollins c.e.o....Thu, 19/09/2013 - 14:28
Sony executive Susan L Jurevics will become the new c.e.o. of Pottermore, taking over from Charlie Redmayne.
Jurevics will start in the role on 1st October, working alongside Julian Thomas, who has been acting c.e.o. since Redmayne left for HarperCollins in...