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'Treat' theme to Jamie Oliver advertising

"Treat yourself" and "Treat the ones you love" will be the messages used to advertise Jamie Oliver's latest cookbook, Jamie...

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Hutchinson tribute to Attenborough

Cornerstone imprint Hutchinson has said staff are "saddened" by the death of director and actor Richard Attenborough, whose memoir,...

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Blackman: 'I will not be silenced by racist abuse'

Children’s laureate Malorie Blackman has said she will not be silenced following a barrage of abuse on social media after an interview in...

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Publishers differ on a Scotland 'Yes' vote

Book trade figures north of the border have vastly different views on the implications of a "Yes" vote in the forthcoming referendum for...

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Caravéo leaves Orion to set up literary agency

Amber Caravéo, editorial director at Orion Children’s Books and Indigo, is leaving the publisher to set up her own literary agency...

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Record entries for Foyle Young Poets

Over 7,600 young poets from 78 countries have entered the Foyle Young Poets of the Year Award in a “record-breaking” year. The prize...

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Restructure for Parragon

Parragon Publishing has restructured into two divisions in order to "grow business in traditional and non-traditional book markets."...

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Crace and Lee win James Tait Black

Novelist Jim Crace and biographer Hermione Lee have won the James Tait Black Prizes for 2014. Crace won the £10,000 fiction prize for his...

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Amazon buys video-game streaming service

Amazon has bought video-game streaming service Twitch for $970m (£585m) in one of its biggest ever acquisitions. The deal suggests Amazon...

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Murakami at Edinburgh

Japanese author Haruki Murakami launched his latest novel at the Edinburgh International Book Festival this weekend with two sell-out events for...

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The Caterpillar launches poetry competition

Irish magazine the Caterpillar is launching a new competition for children’s poetry.   The €1,000 (£603) Caterpillar Poetry...

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Blog tour for Sphere's Destroyer series

Little, Brown UK is running a tour with 47 bloggers for its newly-published The Destroyer series by Warren Murphy (published by Sphere), which is...

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