Puffin's Hancock to lead illustrated publishing at Bloomsbury Children's Books

Bloomsbury has appointed Lara Hancock to the newly created role of head of illustrated publishing in the children's books division, bringing together the picture book and non-fiction teams under... Read more

Operating profit doubles at Walker Books in 'strong' 2020

Walker Books saw operating profit more than double in 2020, rising to £5.3m, an increase of 103% on 2019's £2.6m, although local coronavirus support schemes played a large part... Read more

SSubstack 'excited' by UK market as agents weigh up 'fascinating opportunity'

Substack says it is "excited" by the UK market and is not a threat to traditional publishing, as agents weigh up what could be a "fascinating opportunity" for their writers... Read more


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