Leading figures have urged the publishing industry to pool its data and money to create a cross-industry campaign about the value of books and reading. ... Read more
Irish fashion designer Orla Kiely and The Gruffalo illustrator Axel Scheffler have designed the adult and children’s tote bags respectively for this year’s Books Are My Bag... Read more
Bookshops have reported higher footfall and sales for the UK’s first Bookshop Day on Saturday, which involved events with high profile authors, illustrators in residence... Read more
The Booksellers Association is set to launch a new book prize to coincide with the annual Books Are My Bag campaign, asking readers to vote for... Read more
The Booksellers Association is holding the first Bookshop Day for the UK and Ireland on Saturday 8th October and it will also continue its Books... Read more
Andrew Michael Hurley's The Loney (John Murray) has won The British Book Industry Awards’ Book of the Year accolade in association with Books Are My... Read more
Booksellers across the country have been gearing up for "Shakespeare Saturday" spinning off from the Booksellers Association’s Books Are My Bard campaign.
Waterstones Book of the Year winner Coralie Bickford-Smith has designed this year’s Books Are My Bag limited edition tote.
Sales were up by an average of 30% during this year’s Books Are My Bag celebration, making 2015 the “most successful” year for the campaign... Read more
Competition for the Christmas number one spot is wide open this year, a consequence of “the strongest autumn [in publication terms] in years”. Yesterday marked... Read more