Fri, 11/04/2014 - 09:00
Two Granta titles have been shortlisted for the inaugural Thwaites Wainwright Prize for UK nature and travel writing (£5,000), run by Frances Lincoln in association with the National Trust.
Badgerlands by Patrick Barkham and Field Notes from a Hidden City by Esther Woolfson are joined on the shortlist...
Fri, 17/01/2014 - 09:20
The Bookseller Industry Awards are now open for entries at https://www.eventsforce.net/bia14.
The awards are the ultimate accolade for companies and individuals doing the very best work across the book trade.
The growth in digital publishing is reflected in a new category, E-...
Thu, 08/11/2012 - 08:25
Lauren Hadden is the new editor for The Bookseller’s sister consumer books magazine We Love This Book.
Bookseller Group m.d. Nigel Roby said there had been "many great people brimming with ideas to develop the magazine", but that "Lauren stood out...
Fri, 27/07/2012 - 08:30
Philip Jones has been promoted to be editor of The Bookseller. Jones, deputy editor and also editor of Futurebook—The Bookseller Group’s digital blog—succeeds editor-in-chief Neill Denny.
Denny, who has been editor-in-chief since October 2004, is leaving to follow new opportunities but will remain an...
Fri, 17/06/2011 - 08:18
We Love This Book, The Bookseller's sister consumer magazine and website, launches next week with a circulation of 100,000.
The free quarterly magazine is designed to alert readers to exciting new books and to provide a platform for publishers to market their titles direct to the public.
Mon, 01/11/2010 - 09:00
The Bookseller and the DSC South Asian Literature Festival (SALF) are inviting the book trade and consumers alike to participate in one of the first full-scale surveys of the South Asian books market in the UK.
The online surveys—conducted by Book Marketing Limited—go live today (1st November 2010). The trade survey...
Tue, 20/04/2010 - 08:59
Media research company Nielsen has agreed "in principle" to sell The Bookseller to its managing director Nigel Roby. Negotiations are expected to conclude at the end of April. All the editorial, sales and marketing and events teams will remain in place.
Roby said: "It will be an enormous privilege to take over...
Sun, 13/12/2009 - 09:00
Nielsen Business Media, owner of The Bookseller, has announced the sale of Billboard, The Hollywood Reporter, AdWeek and a number of other media and entertainment brands to e5 Global Media LLC, a new company formed jointly by Pluribus Capital Management and Guggenheim Partners.
The Bookseller i...
Sun, 20/09/2009 - 13:00
The Bookseller has signed a licensing agreement for the British Book Industry Awards and intends to merge the awards with its own Retail Awards. A unified awards that will recognise retailers, publishers and all sides of the business will now take place during the annual Book Industry Conference. The next conference will take place in...
Wed, 09/04/2008 - 13:47
Nigel Roby, former publishing director at Centaur Media, is this week joining The Bookseller in the new role of managing director. He will also have responsibility for The Bookseller's American sister magazine, Kirkus Reviews.
"I'm confident that Nigel's analytical rigor and creativity will be...