Jacaranda Books is to publish a non-fiction book series dedicated to celebrating and exploring Black British culture, created by writer and publisher Magdalene Abraha (pictured).... Read more
Damian Barr's Literary Salon is expanding with exclusive events and guest host authors and journalists including Sara Collins and Sathnam Sanghera.
Christian publisher SPCK is launching a new non-fiction imprint called Form.
Hodder & Stoughton has won a three-way auction for a thriller about a woman who cleans the homes of undiscovered corpses by C R Robertson. ... Read more
The London Library is holding a literary festival to mark its 180th anniversary this spring, featuring Salman Rushdie, Sarah Waters and Simon Schama.
Hachette and Quarto have consolidated the office spaces they occupy in London, while Bonnier Books UK also plans to bring all its trade publishing staff under one... Read more
Simon & Schuster Children’s Books is to publish a middle-grade duology, featuring Onyeka and The Academy of the Sun, plus two standalone picture books, from Tola... Read more
Chelsea FC's Russian owner Roman Abramovich has launched legal proceedings over “false or misleading” claims in Catherine Belton's book Putin's People (William Collins).... Read more
New editions of five Neil Gaiman novels are being launched by Headline this month, backed by two virtual events with Fane Productions.
Simon & Schuster Children’s Books is to publish a range of historical stories by author Emma Carroll, in collaboration with selected illustrators. ... Read more
The Laugh Out Loud Book Awards (Lollies) is set to make a comeback this year, after being cancelled due to Covid in 2020.
The UK's Competition & Markets Authority (CMA) has launched a merger investigation into Penguin Random House owner Bertelsmann's acquisition of Simon & Schuster.
The Quarto Group saw revenue fall 7% year on year in 2020 to $126.9m (£91.5m) although adjusted operating profit increased to $10.6m (£7.6m) in the same period.... Read more
Crowdfunding publisher Unbound is to launch 42: The Wildly Improbably Ideas of Douglas Adams, featuring unseen notes, scripts and ideas from the Hitchhikers Guide to the Galaxy author. ... Read more
Hodder & Stoughton has bought two books, including The Presidents, to be edited by former Biteback chief Iain Dale. ... Read more
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Issue No 5924
Friday, April 9 2021
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