Hachette UK has celebrated “an extremely strong" first half... Read more
Personalised children’s book publisher Wonderbly has been acquired by private equity specialist Graphite Capital for an undisclosed amount. Read more
Nobel Prize winner Kazuo Ishiguro is on this year's longlist for the £50,000 Booker Prize... Read more
David Walliams and Tony Ross' Megamonster (HarperCollins) notched up a fifth week in the Official UK Top 50 number one spot, selling 19,799 copies through... Read more
US-based marketing tech company Open Road Media (OR/M) has acquired UK e-book specialist indie Bloodhound Books for an undisclosed sum.
Dawn French will narrate an audiobook edition of Giles Andreae’s I Love My… picture books for Bolinda, the first time any of the series will be produced... Read more
Independent publisher Influx Press is launching a new fiction prize for Black British women, in partnership with lifestyle platform Black Ballad.
The RSL has announced the recipients of the inaugural 2021 Sky Arts RSL Writers Awards, which celebrate and nurture British writers of colour at the... Read more
The longlists for the second Diverse Book Awards have been revealed, recognising inclusivity in children’s, YA and adult fiction.
Akvile Peckyte Writer
The polite, white middle-class mass that encompasses most of the publishing industry doesn’t hold prejudice against foreigners, probably voted Remain, and yet they will still... Read more
Anna Vaught Author
Nels Abbey Author and founder of Black Writers Guild
Chris Stokel-Walker Journalist and author
Amid a veritable blizzard of books by comedians out this autumn is What Is Your Problem? by Jack Dee, in which “comedy’s little ray of... Read more
Tim and Abi, the twins at the heart of Will Maclean's story of a haunting, The Apparition Phase, are obsessed with the macabre: “There was... Read more
Lauren Child's latest story focuses on Christmas in a Clarice Bean story that is full of empathy and hope
Graeme Macrae Burnet's fourth novel is a thrilling investigation into the nature of sanity and identity
Autumn is well and truly here in paperback preview land—as well as my Book of the Month, the haunting The Apparition Phase , we have some other scary delights, from a reissue of Adam Nevill’s...
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Issue No 5939
Friday, July 23 2021
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