Norman and Sheila Johnston founded Colourpoint to fill a gap in the Northern Irish education market—and the couple’s sons are now looking to broaden the... Read more
Adam Kay’s This is Going to Hurt has bagged the Weekly E-Book Ranking number one for a second consecutive week, its 17th in total.... Read more
Frances Pinter remembers Hungarian publisher Istvan Bart, who has died in Budapest at the age of 75.
Adam Kay’s 15-week Weekly E-Book Ranking number one This is Going to Hurt has returned to the top spot for a sweet 16th, seven weeks... Read more
The nine shortlistees for the Library of the Year Award 2019 come from across the UK and span various modes of operating, but books remain... Read more
The 321-year-old Christian charity has turned from missionary work, to education, bookselling and publishing, and its c.e.o. is backing a digital future. ... Read more
Cressida Cowell has been named the new Waterstones Children’s Laureate and she has set out a 10-point plan to boost reading for pleasure and creativity.... Read more
Michael Morpurgo will publish a book this September about a young Afghan refugee, inspired by Jonathan Swift’s Gulliver’s Travels.
Jean Moorcroft Wilson pays tribute to her husband — the publisher, editor and writer Cecil Woolf.
The nation has clearly been waiting for a new Jackson Brodie title—Kate Atkinson’s long-awaited follow-up to 2010’s Started Early, Took My Dog has seared into... Read more