Katie Bond is departing her role as publisher at the National Trust to become publisher at The Quarto Group's Aurum imprint.
HarperCollins says it will no longer publish books by historian David Starkey and is reviewing his backlist, describing his recent comments on slavery as “abhorrent”. Vintage and... Read more
Aspiring illustrator Ellan Rankin has been announced by Hachette as this year's winner of the Carmelite Picture Book Prize.
Alys Conran and Niall Griffiths are among writers shortlisted for the Wales Book of the Year award, which includes a new category for children's books for... Read more
The Publishers Association has compiled a summer audio reading list for parliamentarians as it urges them to remove VAT on audiobooks.
Rolf Grisebach has become the chair of classical music publishers Edition Peters.
Transworld has bagged Between the Covers, a collection of journalism from Jilly Cooper.
Victoria Hislop will return to The Island (Headline Review, 2006) for a children's edition titled Maria's Island, published by Walker Books.... Read more
John Murray imprint Two Roads will publish My Garden World by Monty Don in September.
Faber is to publish a "definitive history" of British pop music from 1975 to 1985 by journalist Dylan Jones.
Octopus imprint Cassell has scored a journey into the world of quizzing by actor Shaun Williamson.
Hodder has pre-empted a "sumptuous" YA duology set in 19th-century Italy from Kerri Maniscalco to publish this autumn.
Hot Key has acquired two YA titles from debut author Joya Goffney.
Piatkus has acquired a book by interior designer, therapist and professional organiser Helen Sanderson, The Mirror in the Room, about "how our spaces reflect our psyche".... Read more
Winner of the Blue Peter Book Award 2020 Vashti Hardy is to publish The Griffin Gate with Barrington Stoke.
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Issue No 5891
Friday, July 3 2020
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