Pan Macmillan is celebrating 70 years of publishing with the reissue of 20 “classic” Pan paperbacks, in combination with a series of events and promotions... Read more
Michael Sheen will narrate the audio version of Philip Pullman’s first instalment of The Book of Dust trilogy.
Studio Press, part of Bonnier Publishing, is releasing the official Be Cool Be Nice book in partnership with the global anti-cyber bullying movement of the... Read more
Joël Dicker’s literary thriller The Truth About the Harry Quebert Affair is being turned into a 10-part TV series with filming underway in Canada and "Grey’s Anatomy"... Read more
Headline is publishing Charlotte Crosby's 30-day Blitz, a "tried-and-tested plan for getting back on track".
Amazon is creating 1,000 new jobs through the opening of a new warehouse in Bristol next year.
Pearson has completed the sale of language training subsidiary Global Education in a deal worth $80m (£62m).
Turnover at Jonathan Goodman Publishing, parent company of Carlton Books and Andre Deutsch, soared last year according to accounts filed on Companies House.... Read more
Penguin Random House has selected 150 budding authors for its WriteNow 2017 scheme as the publisher aims to “bring new perspectives to bookshelves across the... Read more
Oxford-based Christian publisher Lion Hudson has been sold to a new division of the AFD Group saving the jobs of the 15 remaining staff.
Quarto has terminated discussions with a potential bidder to acquire the company.
Colin Hughes, chair of the Publishers Association's Education Publishers Council, has called into question the Department for Education's (DfE) method of evaluating textbooks for its South... Read more
Victoria Hislop has posted her 14th number one, with Cartes Postales from Greece (Headline) selling 22,798 copies for £94,497.
Diane Pearson, who worked at Transworld for almost 40 years, has died, aged 85.
Books from Granta, Chatto and Fourth Estate all feature on the 13-strong longlist for the DSC Prize for South Asian Literature, worth $25k (£19k). ... Read more
Issue No 5768
Thursday, August 17 2017
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