The Edinburgh International Book Festival (EIBF) is back as a hybrid event this year, with authors and audiences appearing both virtually and in person.... Read more
My daughter has the most beautiful hair. Corkscrew curls that, when she was little, crowned her head like twists of treacle.
Sporting titles are moving beyond rote tellings of achievement as a number of stars from across disciplines are using their platforms to speak out on... Read more
Caroline Carpenter speaks to the organisers of literary festivals that have returned as phsyical events about the challenges they faced and how audiences have responded to being able... Read more
Some of the best independent booksellers from across the UK and Ireland select their recommendations for recently-published books to enjoy on a summer break. ... Read more
Jyoti Patel, the winner of the 2021 #Merky Books New Writers’ Prize, talks to about the competition, her writing and future projects. ... Read more
Beth Barker and Kate Baguley talk to us about launching the “Up North Books” podcast to celebrate northern literature.
Author Katherine Woodfine talks about her new book and relocating to the north of England.
Hello, and welcome to a selection of our favourite book cover designs from July's publication schedule. Since the last post, The Bookseller and its crack... Read more
The crime fiction writer shares her experiences of engaging readers in the north-east, and weaving its settings and sights into her novels.