Mon, 10/09/2012 - 08:18
Children's Laureate Julia Donaldson has warned that the UK is heading for a "less literate society", in an open letter urging the newly appointed culture secretary, Maria Miller, to show "leadership" and protect libraries on behalf of young readers.
Published in the...
Fri, 21/05/2010 - 05:57
The author of Girl With a One Track Mind, Zoe Margolis, has won "substantial damages" in a defamation case against the Independent on Sunday after the paper referred to her as a 'hooker'.
The paper had already apologised for the "damage to her reputation and the distress and embarrassment"...
Thu, 12/02/2009 - 08:33
Publishers have expressed dismay at the latest blow to the national newspaper books pages, as Independent on Sunday literary editor Suzi Feay’s job was made redundant.
Feay will leave the newspaper in March after 11 years as literary editor, as part of a round of 90 job cuts announced by Independent News and Media. The...
Wed, 11/02/2009 - 10:05
There was more bad news for the book industry this week, as Suzi Feay, literary editor of the Independent on Sunday became the third national newspaper literary editor in as many months, to be made redundant. It is unclear what these...