Tue, 09/10/2012 - 08:17
Wm Heinemann publisher Jason Arthur has won an auction for a "state of the nation novel" set in the age of property obsession, Completion by Independent columnist Tim Walker.
Arthur bought UK and Commonwealth rights (excluding Canada) in the debut from Jane Finigan at Lutyens & Rubinstein and will publish in...
Mon, 19/12/2011 - 08:15
Christmas 2011 will be "tough" for many on the high street, a leading retail analyst has warned, while indies have complained that they can't compete with record levels of discounting this year.
With W H Smith offering up to 75% off some of its bestsellers and running a "Deal of the Day" each day from 15th...
Wed, 10/03/2010 - 16:09
World Book Day has "given a great boost to the market", its chair Victoria Barnsley has said. Her view was backed by booksellers spoken to by The Bookseller with many saying there had been an uplift in customers thanks to the annual promotion.
A Waterstone’s spokeperson said: "We had an amazing event with...