Audiobook streaming service Storytel is to open in four new markets this year: Russia, Spain, India and the United Arab Emirates.
Foyles has reported a second year of profit, with c.e.o. Paul Currie citing a “massive step change” in the retailer’s operations in the past two years.... Read more
Piccadilly Press has acquired a three-book illustrated fiction series for 7-9 year olds, called The Boy Who Grew Dragons, by debut author Andy Shepherd. ... Read more
German publisher Bastei Lübbe has launched mobile storytelling platform Oolipo, dubbed "the offspring of a love-affair between Netflix, YouTube, and a Snapchat Story".... Read more
Sophie Kinsella has signed a two-book deal with Puffin for a new young fiction series.
The Bookseller will run an audiobook category preview in its issue of 28th April.
Mitchell Beazley is publishing a book of 100 cocktail recipes in collaboration with mixers brand Fever-Tree.
Gollancz has acquired an epic "coming-of-age" fantasy trilogy from author Chris Wooding in a six-figure deal.
Authors have been reacting to the Westminster terror attack which took place in London yesterday afternoon (22nd March).
The city of New York and themes of loneliness and disconnection are prevalent among the titles championed in the new W H Smith Fresh Talent... Read more
Timothy Snyder’s new book On Tyranny is going to be published by Vintage in its entirety across a row of posters in East London.... Read more
Arts Council England and the Culture Department have revealed the recipients of the £3.9m Libraries Fund announced as part of the Libraries Ambition document.... Read more
Hodder & Stoughton have signed up a new cookery book to accompany an eight-part prime-time TV series commissioned for ITV this spring.
Nostalgia titles Five Forget Mother's Day (Quercus) and The Mum, part of the Ladybird Books for Grown Ups series (Penguin) are among a tranche of titles going head-to-head this Mother's Day (26th... Read more
Big Picture Press is publishing a limited run of an extended and updated edition of MAPS by Aleksandra Mizielinski and Daniel Mizielinski this September.... Read more
Issue No 5748
Friday, March 24 2017
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