The Bookseller invited a selection of indies to choose their top tips of the season. Read more
Taylor & Francis saw revenues nudge up slightly by 1.9% year on year in the six months to 20th June 2020. Read more
Waterstones has announced it has made 16 head office roles redundant, including four publisher-facing staff in its books team. Read more
Ruby Wax, Simon Schama and former governor of Bank of England Mark Carney among authors who will be appearing at Peters Fraser + Dunlop's virtual Frankfurt Book... Read more
Manchester Children's Book Festival has given out almost 2,000 books to children living in disadvantaged areas of the city to support their reading during the pandemic. ... Read more
The HarperCollins Traineeship, set up to help address underrepresentation in publishing, is now open for applications from BAME candidates.
The Publishers Association ramping up campaign for "unfair" VAT to be zero-rated on audiobooks as it launches its fourth #LoveAudio campaign. ... Read more
The Society of Authors has condemned the arrest of three author members of Belarus PEN, reported to have been detained amid protests in Minsk demanding resignation of President Alexander Lukashenko.... Read more
Sam McBratney, author of Guess How Much I Love You, has died aged 77.
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The Booker this week caused a minor fluctuation in the space-time continuum with the unveiling of a shortlist variously described as diverse, fresh, and baffling.... Read more
Jonty Claypole Director of BBC Arts
Safiya Sinclair’s début poetry collection is about to be published in the UK for the first time but it already comes garlanded with praise and... Read more
The First Woman, Jennifer Nansubuga Makumbi's powerful feminist novel about a headstrong young woman’s coming-of-age in 1970s Uganda, has had a long and fraught path... Read more
Scottish author Douglas Stuart talks to us about his Booker Prize 2020-shortlisted début novel, Shuggie Bain.
Award-winning Swansea writer Stevie Davies reveals how Wales permeates her work as she publishes a domestic noir novel with a difference
My final preview of 2020 is short even by normal December standards, with no new titles from many children’s publishers. The eye of the storm, perhaps, between exceptionally busy autumn and spring...
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Issue No 5899
Friday, September 18 2020
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