Penguin Random House has confirmed it will begin a staggered move to Embassy Gardens from April 2020. Read more
The book trade has made its thoughts known in regards to which way it will likely be voting on 12th December in the coming general election. Read more
The Reading Agency has reported 722,731 children across the UK took part in public libraries’ Summer Reading Challenge this summer. Read more
BOSH! duo Henry Firth and Ian Theasby will serve up a vegan cookery show called "Living On The Veg" for ITV in a deal with Rock... Read more
Pushkin Press has sold YA debut Bearmouth by Liz Hyder to Norton in the US following a three-way bidding war.... Read more
Virago Modern Classics is publishing two novels by Ann Petry next year, The Street and The Narrows, in a bid to spark "a major reappraisal" of the author's work. ... Read more
Grime artist and TV presenter Big Narstie has signed a book deal with Ebury Press.
Barbara Taylor Bradford has written a prequel to her bestselling 1979 novel A Woman of Substance, to be published by HarperCollins in 2020.... Read more
Doyel Maitra has been appointed Clare Harington’s replacement as Hachette UK’s new group communications director from March 2020.
Editor at The Bookseller
Could the general election knock the book trade's Christmas spirit?
The New Year brings with it repackaged backlist titles from big names such as Margaret Atwood and Rose Tremain, and plenty of potential chart-toppers too.
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 5864
Friday, November 22 2019
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