A report commissioned by the Publishers Assocation has found a "strong" economic case to remove VAT from e-publications in the UK... Read more
The Booksellers Association is launching an indie Children’s Book of the Month promotion following on from last year’s Children’s Book of the Season campaign. Read more
Mr B's Emporium in Bath has smashed its original crowdfunding target of £45,000 to expand its premises, with the total raised now exceeding £48,500... Read more
Amazon Publishing’s science fiction and fantasy imprint 47North has signed the recent winner of the Arthur C Clarke Award, Anne Charnock, for a further novel, set in the... Read more
Madeline Toy has joined Bath Festivals as head of literature programming.
Simon & Schuster Children’s UK will this Christmas publish a short story about a snow dragon by Abi Elphinstone in picture book format, with illustrations by... Read more
An investigation into “corruption and cover-ups” at the heart of the Catholic Church will be published by Bloomsbury next year.
Unstoppable Film & Television has acquired the production rights to Juno Dawson’s upcoming YA novel Meat Market (Quercus Children’s Books), about a 16-year-old girl who... Read more
The Booksellers Association is launching an indie Children’s Book of the Month promotion following on from last year’s Children’s Book of the Season campaign.... 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...
Senior Lecturer at Loughborough University
Clare Hutton discusses how her students have been exploring the Man Booker through their new module From Fan Fiction to YouTube: Navigating the Digital Literary Sphere.
Issue No 5817
Friday, October 19 2018
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