A report commissioned by the Publishers Assocation has found a "strong" economic case to remove VAT from e-publications in the UK... Read more
PRH US has combined two of its adult publishing divisions, Random House and Crown, under the leadership of Gina Centrello. Read more
Sharmaine Lovegrove has been named FutureBook’s Person of the Year for 2018. Read more
Fiona Mozley has won the Polari First Book Prize 2018 for her Man Booker-shortlisted debut, Elmet (John Murray).
The founders of the Rebel Girls books have raised $218,937 to publish a new book, a "guided journal that helps girls train their rebel spirit and lead... Read more
Hachette Children's Group has bought a picture book on anxiety, The Worrysaurus, by Rachel Bright and illustrator Chris Chatterton.
Salt will next year publish Your Fault, about one boy’s childhood from first memory to first love, by Andrew Cowan.
Octopus imprint Mitchell Beazley has bought How to Feel the Fear and Eat it Anyway by Laura Dennison and Eve Simmons, founders of the website... Read more
Four independent bookshops - Drake The Bookshop in Stockton, Forum Books in Northumberland, Kenilworth Books in Warwickshire and The Mainstreet Trading Company’s Bookshop & Café... Read more
Editor at The Bookseller
Following the Man Booker Prize 2018 winner reveal, Philip Jones reflects on the role and relevance of the prize in today's literary landscape.
Happy New Year! January is traditionally a time to launch début authors, but this year it seems publishers are spreading their big débuts over the first four months of the year, and so it was the...
Associate editor at FutureBook
From Roald Dahl to Robert Louis Stevenson, these London-based literary dinners are growing fast.
Issue No 5817
Friday, October 19 2018
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