"Breaking Bad" actor Bryan Cranston's penchant for buying, signing and leaving copies of his autobiography in every airport he has flown from for his book tour has this week resulted in a... Read more
HarperCollins has snapped up world English rights to M., the "extraordinary" debut from Peng Shepherd.
Canongate has signed Unspeakable: The Things We Cannot Say by Harriet Shawcross, saying it will be the publisher's lead title in autumn 2018.... Read more
Melville House UK has acquired world rights to Brolliology, the first book by head of promotions at Foyles, Charing Cross, Marion Rankine.... Read more
HarperCollins imprint William Collins has acquired world rights to the autobiography of former prime minister David Cameron in a "hotly contested and significant deal" negotiated... Read more
Quadrille will publish the debut cookbook by the "hottest stars on the London supperclub scene", Jackson & Levine, in spring 2017.
Bloomsbury Education is to publish four Ancient Greek mysteries by children's book author Saviour Pirotta.
Literary agent Gillon Aitken of Aitken Alexander Associates has died.
A Waterstones branch in Exeter has been forced to close after a blaze that erupted in the area early this morning.
Amazon UK and US is launching Bookaboo as its new original kids series on Prime Video.
Ian McEwan, Philip Pullman [pictured] and Rose Tremain are among the authors offering bidders the chance to be named as a character in their upcoming... Read more
Shares in Amazon fell 5% yesterday (27th October) after the company’s third quarter net income was lower than expected, although net sales increased 29% to... Read more
The final line-up for the Building Inclusivity In Publishing conference run by The Publishers Association and The London Book Fair in November will include the... Read more
Clare Colvin, Jasmin Donahaye, Fiona Marshall and Kenneth Steven have been shortlisted for the V S Pritchett Memorial Prize 2016.
The book trade has been gearing up for Hallowe'en with a range of fiendishly enticing promotions and events to sell the spookiest tales. ... Read more
Friday, October 28 2016
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