Emma Christie Author
I’ve been a debut novelist for more than 500 days but today my status will change with the publication of my second novel, Find Her... Read more
Dawn Finch Writer and poet
In November 2020 I was one of the authors giving evidence during an inquiry conducted by the All-Party Parliamentary Writers Groups (APWG) for their investigation... Read more
Richard Charkin Non-executive director of Bonnier Books UK and founder of Mensch Publishing
Since launching Mensch Publishing three years ago I have tried to use social media to promote titles.
Lauren Brown Author
Despite well-meant refrains such as "Time to Talk" and "It’s OK not to be OK" increasingly permeating the cultural consciousness and signifying a very hopeful and positive... Read more
Editor at The Bookseller
Last week the Booksellers Association (BA) reported that the number of independent bookshops in the UK and Ireland had grown for the fifth consecutive year,... Read more
Andreina Cordani Author
I’ve kind of given up telling non-publishing people that I write for young adults.
Penny Batchelor Author
The Christmas decorations are down, the tin of Quality Street is empty and now I’m planning my author goals for the year.
There is an interesting moment during the staging of Philip Pullman’s La Belle Sauvage.
Happy new year and here, in a jaunty 10-bulletpoint plan, are my 2022 hopes for our industry. Access. I would love book events and... Read more
New York correspondent at The Bookseller
It’s been an eventful year in the American publishing industry, with moves and mergers aplenty—but sales figures are incredibly promising.
Marc Lambert Chief Executive Officer, Scottish Book Trust
Though it is nearly two years on from the first pandemic lockdown of March 2020, I’m sure that strange moment remains firmly etched in all... Read more
Authenticity, honesty and listening to others are the keys to success for publishers as young generations place value on truth and transparency.
For those counting, there is an extra issue of The Bookseller this year. And it’s a bumper one, too.... Read more
Milly Johnson Author
Author Milly Johnson makes the case for romantic fiction.
In 2021, Fly on the Wall Press set out to celebrate the short story form. We published three short story collections and seven limited-edition short... Read more