Wed, 04/05/2011 - 08:41
The Buyer's Guide website http://www.booksellerbuyersguide.co.uk will close to editorial submissions for the Autumn 2011 Adult and Children's Buyer's Guides on Friday 6th May at 5 p.m. Eligible titles are those published between July and December 2011, and late submissions...
Mon, 18/04/2011 - 09:07
The Buyer’s Guide website is now accepting submissions for the Autumn 2011 Adult and Children’s Buyer’s Guides. Eligible titles are those published between July and December 2011. The website will close to submissions on Friday 6th May at 5 p.m. and late submissions cannot...
Fri, 17/12/2010 - 11:38
A year ago Harry Eastwood, food writer and presenter for Channel 4's "Cook Yourself Thin", moved to Paris on a mission: to prove that you can create full-flavour French dishes with substantially fewer calories than is traditional. "I've been perched up seven floors in a tiny flat, inviting locals to taste my French food,...
Fri, 19/11/2010 - 11:14
Richard Mollet has barely had time to settle in to his new office when we meet. It's the end of his first week as the Publishers Association's chief executive, and he has already braved the Frankfurt Book Fair, defended the organisation's new policy on e-book lending in libraries, and agreed to speak at The Bookseller's...
Mon, 18/10/2010 - 09:25
Chris Moon and Yasmin al Naib, filmmakers from the National Film and Television School (NFTS), have been announced as the overall winners of the third annual Book Video Awards, run by The Bookseller and Random House.
After just over a month of voting via Foyles.co.uk, the award's retail partner's website, the pair's...
Mon, 11/10/2010 - 12:01
The submission website www.booksellerbuyersguide.co.uk for the Spring 2011 Adult and Children's Buyer's Guide has opened.
Eligible titles for free submission are those published between January and June 2011 (inclusive). The website will close at 5 p.m. on 29th October and late...
Mon, 13/09/2010 - 14:08
Once the world Curly Wurly-stretching champion (with a record of three feet in three minutes) and this year a participant in the largest gathering of men with moustaches, Craig Glenday makes an ideal editor-in-chief for Guinness World Records. "I know very little about lots of things and mentally am...
Thu, 02/07/2009 - 13:42
The Frankfurt Book Fair has responded to the recession by launching new exhibition areas and events with a tight focus on digital publishing.
The organisers said that the move is attracting new visitors, notably from the educational computer-gaming and entertainment industries as well as people involved in digital production. They hope...
Fri, 08/05/2009 - 09:55
Proof that the sales rep is still an essential cog in the lifecycle of the book comes in the form of Kevin Duffy. Having worked as a rep for over 20 years for the likes of Headline, Kogan Page, and now Anova, Duffy is adamant that no hub, catalogue or computer can replace the pitch of a passionate salesman. "Even the most high-tech laptops...
Fri, 01/05/2009 - 11:35
If you were ever looking for a poster child of an international publisher, you could do no better than Dr Barbara Schwepcke. She was born in Germany, educated at universities in America and England, and is now a London-based publisher of biographies on leading international figures, as well as fiction translated from a number of languages...