Alderton, Osman and Babalola among bookseller tips for bumper autumn

Alderton, Osman and Babalola among bookseller tips for bumper autumn

The jam-packed autumn line-up will be a bounty for booksellers, many of whom are recouping losses as lockdown eases. Retailers from chains to indies have eagerly welcomed the plethora of choice for customers—representing a strong offering across the board, after many publication dates were postponed owing to the pandemic—although some have conceded the crush could be problematic for already struggling independent presses.

“We’re approaching a busy autumn, filled with more brilliant releases than ever,” said Waterstones fiction buyer Bea Carvalho. “There truly is something for every reader ...

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