Fri, 29/02/2008 - 07:21
Titan has acquired worldwide book publishing rights in a range of Egmont's classic comic strip collections, in a bid to cash in on revived interest in nostalgia books.
The Best of Roy of the Rovers: The 1980s will be published in paperback in June and is likely to retail at £9.99. Hardback archives of the strip will...
Mon, 25/02/2008 - 15:21
The conflicting demands of expansion and sustainability dominated The Bookseller's Going Green seminar last week, with Penguin m.d. Helen Fraser calling for an industry-wide standard and asking publishers to move beyond offsetting.
At the seminar, which was attended by more than 50 delegates, Fraser, chair of the BA/PA...
Thu, 21/02/2008 - 07:43
A petition urging consumers to boycott Lonely Planet will be launched today (21st February), calling on parent company BBC Worldwide to withdraw the Burma guidebook. The TUC, Tourism Concern, Burma Campaign UK and the New Internationalist are behind the lobby, claiming the guide legitimises Burma’s violent military dictatorship.