Author and journalist at Freelance
"When Philip Jones did a call-out for nominations for the 2019 Futurebook Person of the year, just one name leapt to mind."
The book business punches above its weight in terms of keeping the attention on books, but with today’s busy news agenda, the rise of social... Read more
C.e.o. at Whitefox
A number of advances have enabled the self-publishing market to reach maturity—one that is often indiscernible from ‘legacy’ publishing.
Editor at The Bookseller
Philip Jones reflects on 10 years of FutureBook.
Director at BBC Arts
Later today, an expert panel of leading British writers, curators and critics enlisted by the BBC are revealing 100 genre-busting reads as part of an... Read more
Diarist at The Bookseller
Horace Bent reveals the shortlist for the Diagram Prize for Oddest Book Title of the Year, which enters its 41st year crisis-ridden.
Philip Jones contemplates the forthcoming UK general election and its potential impact on the publishing sector.
Deputy editor at The Bookseller
Benedicte Page reflects on the controversial decision to jointly award the 2019 Booker Prize.
Publisher at Silvertail Books
My name is Humfrey, and I’m a Brexiteer.
Chief magazine editor at Nature
Last month, news firms with a combined audience of more than a billion united to put climate change on the agenda. Here’s why...... Read more
Art Director at Pan Macmillan
Pan Macmillan's art director James Annal talks us through the process of designing the cover for Elton John's memoir.
With Super Thursday just gone, the big autumn releases on the runway, the Booker days away, and FBF around the corner, Philip Jones takes stock. ... Read more
Owner at Mostly Books
Ahead of Bookshop Day, bookshop owner Sarah Dennis highlights what makes independent bookshops special.
As Pan Macmillan moves home, Philip Jones assesses the impact that an office move can have on a publisher's business.
Author and illustrator at Various
Illustrator Sarah McIntyre calls on the BBC to allow physical copies of children's books on its programmes.