Robin Hyman, the former president of the Publishers Association, whose love of dictionaries and aptitude in the independent publishing world granted him a great deal... Read more
Lyndsey Fineran tells us about her job as programme manager at Cheltenham Literature Festival.
New entries to the Weekly E-Book Ranking include James Patterson's Along Came a Spider and Saroo Brierley's Lion.
Orion's m.d. talks to Philip Jones about her first year at the books business.
Faber’s adult publisher Mitzi Angel talks to Benedicte Page about hunting out powerful new voices in order to build on the publisher’s venerable history. ... Read more
J K Rowling’s original Harry Potter septet, vocalised by Stephen Fry, dominated the audio download chart in 2016, but their magic fell short of displacing... Read more
The LibScan top 20 may be the only year-end chart not to be conquered by Paula Hawkins, with male-authored crime fiction dominating the list.
Lucy Broughton tells us about her role as marketing executive at Watkins Publishing.
Jane Fallon’s My Sweet Revenge shot straight to the top of the digital chart, usurping Paula Hawkins, who has topped the list for 16 non-consecutive... Read more
Another record year for the children’s sector in revenue terms, led by Middle Grade fiction from burgeoning brand David Walliams and dependable diarist Jeff Kinney,... Read more