At the end of 2017, Waterstones boss James Daunt bemoaned that too few of that year's books were blow-the-doors off bestsellers that “packed a wallop”. That all... Read more
Heather Morris' debut The Tattooist of Auschwitz (Zaffre) has racked up a seventh non-consecutive week in the Weekly E-Ranking number one spot.... Read more
Heather Morris’ The Tattooist of Auschwitz is proving indelible in both the Mass-Market Fiction chart number one—it racked up its 10th consecutive pole last week—and... Read more
A fresh selection of book trade figures give their predictions and hopes for the year ahead, with regional and ethnic diversity high on the wish-lists... Read more
The Tattooist of Auschwitz claims its fifth Weekly E-Book Ranking number one, not as a plucky upstart, but from a position of strength.... Read more
Talia Rodgers, publishing director at Digital Theatre, remembers editor and publisher Claire L'Enfant: Claire L’Enfant, who has died aged 67, was an editor and publisher... Read more
James Price, who has died aged 89, was a publisher of rare imagination and conviction.
Ben Aaronovitch caused an upset in the Weekly E-Book Ranking as his seventh Rivers of London title, Lies Sleeping, swept away with the e-book top... Read more
Lee Child has no regrets where the Weekly E-Ranking number one is concerned, with his Past Tense claiming both the e-book and Original Fiction top... Read more
Natasha Onwuemezi meets four lively indies that have opened recently, all of whom put their communities at the heart of what they do.