Amazon is facing a European Commission anti-trust investigation into how it uses sensitive data from independent retailers who sell on its marketplace. Read more
Bluebird has snapped up Nikesh Shukla's memoir, exploring his experience of raising children to have “joyful resistance” in a world weighed down by racism and sexism... Read more
Faber c.e.o. Stephen Page and his band Shabby Road will headline a gig, celebrating The Beatles, to raise money for the National Literacy Trust. Read more
Foyles bookshop has joined forces with indie publisher Jacaranda for its Twenty in 2020 initiative, celebrating black British writers.
Print sales in America have reportedly dropped by 1.9% in the first half of 2019, with children's non-fiction the only major category to show uplift.... Read more
The former Lord Mayor of Sheffield Magid Magid’s first book, a personal “manifesto for change”, will be published by Bonnier Books UK following a six-way... Read more
Orion has hired Francesca Pearce as senior publicity manager and moved Leanne Oliver up to publicity director in a string of promotions for its team.... Read more
Orion has secured a thriller by Brighton-based journalist Catherine Quinn through a “significant six-figure” deal following a seven-way auction.
Canongate has joined forces with audio publisher Bolinda to make its audiobooks available to libraries in a new partnership.
Deputy editor at The Bookseller
Benedicte Page highlights the amazing work being done by the committed and successful libraries shortlisted for The Bookseller's Library of the Year Award 2019. ... Read more
This month’s highlights make collectively fine work of reminding us that the story of migration to our shores is one of centuries of contribution to the richness of our heritage. There’s Meera Sodha’...
Co-founder at Bookollective
Esther Harris calls on publishing to move with the times when it comes to driving women into leadership positions and paying them equally.
Issue No 5850
Friday, July 12 2019
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