Novelists Paula Hawkins, Graham Norton and Alex Wheatle are among the authors writing short, accessible titles for the Quick Reads literacy programme for 2022.
The four-strong shortlist for this year's Laurel Prize for nature and eco-poetry has been announced, with two nominations for Jonathan Cape titles.
Doug Wallace has been appointed to the board of Andrew Nurnberg Associates International (ANAI).
Penguin Michael Joseph has swept in for another title from bestseller Mrs Hinch, packed with lists “to make organising your life the simplest it's ever... Read more
Hodder & Stoughton will publish Jay Owens' Dust: A History and a Future of Environmental Disaster, the first book to examine the "importance of this tiny substance... Read more
Bad Form is launching a series of free events to demystify the publishing industry for people from Black, Asian and racialised communities.... Read more
The Bookseller's Disability Issue is published today, guest-edited by author Claire Wade who has called on the trade to harness its adaptability to bring real change... Read more
Oxford University Press (OUP) intends to be carbon neutral in its own operations by 2025, ensuring that 100% of paper for its printed publications is certified as... Read more
Ebury imprint Happy Place Books, which is overseen by Fearne Cotton, has signed the first books from Jono Lancaster and Samantha Renke.
The John Murray Press division Jessica Kingsley Publishers has signed two books on autism, one an anthology of advice and the other a handbook for... Read more
Disability arts hub CRIPtic Arts and writer development charity Spread the Word are collaborating on research to understand the literature sector’s barriers to access for... Read more
The Association of Illustrators (AOI) is hosting “a friendly, honest conversation” about working with disabled illustrators next month.
Submissions are now open for the 2021 Barbellion Prize, launched last year for the furtherance of ill and disabled voices in writing.
Début author Ben Andrews has signed a multi-book deal with publisher Tiny Tree Children’s Books.
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Issue No 5943
Friday, September 24 2021
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