The news of Amazon’s changed tax arrangements, with UK sales no longer diverted to Luxembourg but booked through a UK office accountable to HMRC, feels... Read more
This time last year I wrote that we were just beginning to see the future shape of conglomerate publishing as the merger of Random... Read more
Can trade publishers develop consumer brands, and effectively market and sell their content direct? More importantly, can they do this without undermining what is for... Read more
Penguin Random House UK is publishing former US president Barack Obama's and former First Lady Michelle Obama's forthcoming books under its Viking imprint as part of a globally... Read more
Bertelsmann expects to raise its stake in Penguin Random House to between 70-75%, c.e.o. Thomas Rabe is reported to have told German newspaper Der Spiegel.... Read more
Michael Joseph has acquired a new novel by Marian Keyes called The Break. The book, which will be Keyes’ 13th work of fiction, will publish in the UK and Ireland on... Read more
Penguin Random House is publishing British ESA astronaut Tim Peake’s second book, Ask an Astronaut, this October.
Viking is publishing a new John le Carré novel this year, A Legacy of Spies - the first novel in over 25 years to feature British intelligence officer George Smiley.... Read more
Penguin Random House has released details of 12 writers from under-represented communities who have been invited onto its new, year-long WriteNow mentoring programme.
Trevor Dolby, founder and publisher for Cornerstone imprint Preface, is to retire in the autumn.