Mon, 14/05/2012 - 08:20
Publishers are hastening to embrace new partnerships, stronger direct-to-consumer programmes and more digital-only lists as they seek to adapt to the breakneck pace of digital transition shown in the first four months of 2012.
A step-change in e-book sales saw publishers' digital programmes surging from around 10% of revenue...
Thu, 10/05/2012 - 06:00
Bloomsbury has acquired a novel written in 140-character sentences, in the style of Twitter, to be published on 21st May as an e-book exclusive under its Bloomsbury Reader imprint.
Digital media director Stephanie Duncan bought world rights from Caroline Michel at PFD in the title, The Twitter Diaries: 2 Cities, 1 Friendship, 140...
Tue, 13/12/2011 - 09:00
Google is partnering with Bloomsbury's Public Library Online, sponsoring two of the digital library's virtual bookshelves from January 2012 to February 2013.
The shelves, chosen by Bloomsbury, will be one featuring The Arden Shakespeare series, with 10 plays that are on the GCSE national curriculum, and one titled Our...
Thu, 26/05/2011 - 08:57
Bloomsbury will bring 500 out of print titles by the likes of Alan Clark, Edith Sitwell and Bernice Rubens back into the market as digital editions this autumn with the launch of a new imprint.
Bloomsbury Reader, which will be run by digital media director Stephanie Duncan, is similar to Ed Victor's Bedford Square Books,...