American author Anita Shreve has died aged 71.
Moira Scicluna Zahra, illustrator-in-residence at Edinburgh College of Art School of Design, has won this year’s Kelpies Illustration Prize.
Germaine Greer is publishing a new book, On Rape, arguing there are "important differences between sleaze and assault". ... Read more
Landscape designer and bestselling author, John Brookes, has died, aged 84.
Bloomsbury Children’s has sold rights to Catherine Doyle’s Middle Grade novel The Storm Keeper’s Island in seven territories
Four debut authors make up the female-dominated shortlist of six for the 10th edition of the Swansea University International Dylan Thomas Prize which celebrates the... Read more
Independent publisher Galley Beggar Press is opening a submissions window exclusively to women.
Philip Kerr, one of Quercus' "most successful and cherished authors", has died aged 62.
Titles by industry figures Mieke Ziervogel and Tom Tivnan are among the 20 historical novels published over the past year to be recommended by the Walter... Read more
A number of arts and literature programmes run by the British Council have been "suspended" following the UK's fall-out with Russia over the Salisbury spy case.... Read more
Penguin is launching a European Series in April to celebrate “forgotten classics”, with introductions by acclaimed contemporary authors such as Colm Toibin, Elizabeth Strout and... Read more
Biographies of Sir Matt Busby and Bob Paisley are among the books longlisted for the Football Writers’ Association Book of the Year award.
The late novelist Vanessa Lafaye asked three of her author friends to help complete her book after her death, it has emerged.
Actor Michael Caine is publishing his first book since his 2010 autobiography The Elephant to Hollywood (Hodder) in his 85th year this October. ... Read more
Transworld is publishing a new literary novel from The Book Thief author Markus Zusak, which has been a decade in the making.... Read more
Issue No 5780
Friday, May 18 2018
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