Lily Cole joins Rachel Abbott and Orna Ross on the judging panel for Amazon’s Kindle Storyteller Award.
The Big Green Bookshop’s mission to tweet out every word of Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone (Bloomsbury) to Piers Morgan has been continued by... Read more
Amazon has revealed plans to create 5,000 more jobs in the UK this year – boosting its workforce by over a quarter.
The last general bookshop in Wokingham is to close tomorrow (18th February) due to a decline in sales combined with increasingly high rates and rent.... Read more
Specialist theatre bookshop Samuel French has been forced to close after 34 years following a “crippling” hike in rent by its landlord.
The Treasury has hit back at so-called "scaremongering" reports, reassuring businesses that the vast majority will see no change to their business rate bills in April. ... Read more
The Book Hive in Norwich has teamed up with a local book club to help spread opposition to Donald Trump through literature. ... Read more
Less than 24 hours after the announcement that Philip Pullman is to release a new epic fantasy series entitled The Book of Dust, the first volume has... Read more
Amazon is working out ways to parachute packages from its delivery drones to people’s homes.
Publishers and booksellers are joining the love-in created by Valentine's Day, with retail events and publisher promotions setting sales in the romance genre racing. ... Read more
Amazon finds “a lot of value” in its brick and mortar stores and has announced the opening of another in California, bringing its overall tally... Read more
North London retailer the Big Green Bookshop is tweeting out every word of Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone (Bloomsbury) to broadcaster Piers Morgan following... Read more
Amazon is said to have begun searching for high street locations in central London.
Waterstones’ retail director Rik McShane has left the company after 17 years.
Amazon has warned its profits will dip in the first quarter of 2017, despite achieving growth in the last fourth quarter and for the full... Read more
Issue No 5745
Friday, February 24 2017
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