The Publishers Association has launched a new pledge that invites publishers to set sustainability targets across their operations and supply chains.
Book sales have been consistently up since bookshops reopened in March after weeks of lockdown, BookScan data shows.
The annual selection of the book trade’s up-and-comers shows a group with a determined, DIY ethos, often working to advance the trade as a whole... Read more
June Sarpong is teaming up with HarperCollins‘ HQ to launch an imprint focusing on diversity.
Former Bright Agency employees Jess Lomax and Fiona Kenny have launched a new agency for illustrators.
Books and Banter is a new retail offering combining children’s books and gaming, led by author B B Taylor after being furloughed in the Covid-19... Read more
Jason Reynolds is the winner of this year’s CILIP Carnegie Medal with Look Both Ways (Knights Of), while Sydney Smith has received his second CILIP... Read more
Douglas Stuart’s first novel Shuggie Bain won both Fiction: Debut and Overall Book of the Year at the British Book Awards, it was revealed at... Read more
Publishers and trade bodies in Scotland have spoken of their hopeful attitude as lockdown restrictions subside again, with a number buoyed by lessons learned in... Read more
Edinburgh-based Birlinn’s imprint Polygon has signed up a new series of fictional retellings of myths and lore from a number of high-profile Scottish writers.... Read more