Philip Jones reflects on Pottermore's latest move and explores the future of the business.
Lagardère Publishing today reported a "solid" first quarter, driven in part by a "vigorous" performance from Hachette UK where sales surged 8.1%, led by "significant restocking" of... Read more
Three children's authors have been featured on the annual Sunday Times Rich List for the first time.
For the first 11 weeks of 2017, the Children’s market is up 2.6% in value, to £46.4m, compared to the same period a year ago.
J K Rowling’s full Harry Potter series thunders back into January's audio chart.
Bloomsbury will publish new editions of J K Rowling’s Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone this June to celebrate the book’s 20th anniversary.... Read more
J K Rowling’s original Harry Potter septet, vocalised by Stephen Fry, dominated the audio download chart in 2016, but their magic fell short of displacing... Read more
Eddie Redmayne will narrate an audiobook version of J K Rowling’s Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, Pottermore has announced.... Read more
Another record year for the children’s sector in revenue terms, led by Middle Grade fiction from burgeoning brand David Walliams and dependable diarist Jeff Kinney,... Read more
Harry Potter returned to number one among the Top 50 bestselling books in France last year, according to a study carried out by market research... Read more