Orion Spring will publish a book about the use of medical cannabis as a wellness aid by British GP Dani Gordon following a seven-way bidding war. Read more
The books market in China, as measured by data company OpenBook, rose by 10.8% year-on-year in the first half of 2019. Read more
Springer Nature and Projekt DEAL have reached an understanding on the world's largest transformative Open Access agreement... Read more
Orion scooped two prizes at The Book Marketing Society’s latest seasonal awards, with wins for Penguin Random House and Pan Macmillan too. ... Read more
Century will publish a new novel by World War Z author Max Brooks in Spring 2020.
Nicola Sturgeon has taken to the stage at Edinburgh Books Festival and shared her theory on politicians and literature.
YA-themed books will feature on this year's suggested reading lists to celebrate National Poetry Day on 3rd October.
BBC One is set to adapt Jo Bloom's novel Ridley Road into a four part thriller.
Transworld will publish stand-up comedian Russell Kane's "hilarious and searingly honest" memoir later this year.
Editorial director humanites/social sciences, China at Springer Nature
The role China and its Higher Education sector will play in creating sustainable and prosperous global ecologies and economies is to be recognised at BIBF.... Read more
Paperback numbers have reduced dramatically this month, making way for the slew of glossy Christmas hardbacks. But there are still some gems to be found, as highlighted in my picks: I’d particularly...
"Software is eating the world," said Marc Andreessen, in 2011. So why don’t you and your team learn to make it, for free?
Issue No 5853
Friday, August 16 2019
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