The book trade has reacted with shock and dismay to the “tragedy” that Quick Reads has been scrapped for next year after organisers struggled to... Read more
Dean Chance has been promoted to managing director of the Carlton Publishing Group.
Lagom is publishing The Good Girl’s Guide To Being A Dick, the first English translation of Alexandra Reinwarth's book which has sold half a million copies... Read more
New research by the Reading Agency suggests the UK is a nation afflicted with "book-block", with many readers deciding to give up on books after... Read more
Members of the book trade braved the hottest London Marathon in history yesterday in the name of charity.
Publisher Sarah Odedina is launching a new workshop for aspiring children’s authors and will give away 10% of the tickets to black, Asian and minority... Read more
Debuts by Imogen Hermes Gowar, Jessie Greengrass and Elif Batuman have been shortlisted for 2018’s Women’s Prize for Fiction.
Simon & Schuster UK has hired Sarah Macmillan as its new children’s marketing and publicity director.
Little, Brown has pre-empted Andrew Sean Greer's 2018 Pulitzer Prize-winning novel Less within 24 hours.
Royal biographer Penny Junor is publishing a book about all the dogs the Queen has owned in her lifetime, called All the Queen's Corgis.... Read more
Transworld has acquired a non-fiction book "about an introvert who tries to live as an extrovert for a year".
This week's pictures round-up features a London Book Fair after-party, the Man Booker International shortlist announcement and Alesha Dixon.
Constable has acquired the memoir of a dry-stone waller, publishing in May.
Orion Fiction has snapped up the Anarchy series by Wattpad author Megan DeVos.
American actor Dennis Quaid, who played Bill Clinton in the 2010 TV movie "The Special Relationship", has been cast to narrate the audiobook of The President is... Read more
Issue No 5797
Friday, April 20 2018
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