Canongate has promoted Joanna Lord to the newly-created position of audio and online sales manager and will recruit an assistant into another new role, as part... Read more
HarperCollins' cookery and lifestyle publishing director Grace Cheetham is leaving the business on 22nd September.
Literary agency Peters Fraser & Dunlop has appointed Elizabeth Sheinkman as executive director of the Books Department and senior agent.
The Creative Industries Federation has appointed Rosie Millard as deputy c.e.o. and promoted Caroline Julian to head of policy and public affairs.... Read more
Some of our industry experts tell us what they look for in a job application and share some examples that have stood out for them. Also,... Read more
Starting salaries in publishing have risen 13.2% over the past few years, bookcareers.com's Salary Survey 2017 has found, but the results have shown there is still a... Read more
Katie Seaman is joining the Ebury Fiction team as a fiction editor.
Henry Lord, senior publicity manager at Bloomsbury, is joining the communications team for Bluebird at Pan Macmillan.
Jacqui Small, group publisher of the eponymous Quarto imprint, is preparing to step down from her full-time role at the end of the year, which will... Read more
Charlotte Ledger, current commissioning editor at HarperImpulse, has been promoted to editorial director of the imprint.
Wolters Kluwer regional m.d. Frank Vrancken Peeters is to join Springer Nature next week in the newly created role of chief commercial officer.... Read more
James Smith has been appointed as the c.e.o. of global publishing and distribution company Images/ACC Publishing Group.
Children’s publisher Nosy Crow is expanding its team as it prepares to turn over £10m for the first time.
An influx of talent from outside the book world is entering the trade at its highest levels, as it seeks to compete with rival entertainment... Read more
Niall Cunniffe asks if writers' festivals are worth time and money.
Issue No 5790
Friday, February 16 2018
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