Tagged: David Shelley

Hely Hutchinson to retire, Shelley to take Hachette UK c.e.o. role

Tim Hely Hutchinson is retiring as c.e.o. of Hachette UK at the end of this year, with David Shelley, currently c.e.o. of Little, Brown Book Group and Orion,... Read more

Shelley: audio is 'growing force' in publishing

Audio is a real “growing force” but the formulaic nature of publishing is “crippling” for the industry, the Society of Young Publishers (SYP) Conference has... Read more

David Shelley and Jonny Geller to appear at SYP conference

The Society of Young Publishers is to host its annual conference this Saturday (26th November) around the theme of bestsellers. Read more

Hachette UK to target diversity in senior management

Hachette UK is to target diversity in its senior management team with its Diverse Leaders Future Mentoring Scheme, designed to give up-and-coming stars from non-traditional... Read more

Publishing seeks to address industry’s lack of diversity

The publishing industry needs to improve the diversity of its staff and open itself up to writers of all backgrounds if it is to increase... Read more

Stephenie Meyer's first adult thriller coming in November

Little, Brown is publishing Twilight author Stephenie Meyer’s first adult thriller, The Chemist. Read more

Harry Potter magic comes up against Sunday trading laws

Booksellers have been lobbying publisher Little, Brown to change the date of the release of the eighth Harry Potter story so that chain stores can... Read more

Submissions heat up ahead of LBF

The London Book Fair, which runs next month (12th–14th April) is getting “more significant all the time”, with the British event still very much a... Read more

What lies ahead for books in 2016?

From bespoke publishing to the continued rise of the vloggers, industry leaders give us their tips for the likely trends in 2016. Read more

Pre-Frankfurt rights tussle for trade

The trade is 'cautious but positive' ahead of the Frankfurt Book Fair, but the tussle between agents and publishers over global rights is resurfacing with... Read more

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