Bonnier Books UK’s Angie Willocks and Nico Poilblanc are following James Horobin to Welbeck as sales directors. Read more
Car manual publisher Haynes Publishing Group and its subsidiaries are set to be bought by B2B information firm Infopro Digital in a deal worth £114.5m. Read more
Piatkus Fiction has pre-empted two books by debut author Eleanor Ray in a six-figure deal. Read more
Bertelsmann is aiming to be climate neutral by 2030, taking its share of responsibility in the battle against climate change and global warming.
Salman Rushdie is touring the UK and Ireland to celebrate the paperback release of his 2019 Booker Prize-nominated novel Quichotte.
Sphere is publishing a debut thriller by Ant Middleton, TV star of "SAS: Who Dares Wins" and bestselling non-fiction author behind First Man In and... Read more
Author and illustrator Rob Biddulph has been announced as Illustrator of the London Book Fair (LBF).
The British Council, in partnership with the Sharjah Book Authority, has announced the Sharjah Market Focus Cultural Programme for the London Book Fair 2020, featuring... Read more
David Fickling Books is publishing a new "laugh-out-loud" YA novel from former Children’s Laureate Anne Fine OBE, called Shades of Scarlet. ... Read more
Right now, I could walk into a roomful of readers, booksellers and authors, and I doubt if anyone in that crowd would know who I... Read more
There is much to commemorate this month, with the 75th anniversary of VE Day, the forthcoming 80th anniversaries of Dunkirk and the Battle of Britain and, goodness, the 500th anniversary of the Field...
Co-founder at Prolifiko
Whittling down the entrants to a shortlist of five start-ups to pitch at FutureBook Live proved a tough task—so much so that an additional firm made the cut this year.
Issue No 5873
Friday, February 14 2020
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