Bookshops gear up for second 'Super Thursday' as 355 new titles hit shelves

Bookshops gear up for second 'Super Thursday' as 355 new titles hit shelves

Bookshops are gearing up for another bumper Super Thursday with around 355 new trade hardback books hitting the shelves (1st October), with some warning of a "creaking" supply chain.

Big hitters include Mrs Hinch's memoir This Is Me (Michael Joseph), David Attenborough's Life on Our Planet (Witness) and Ian Rankin’s A Song for Dark Times (Orion). A string of titles by big name authors from Claudia Winkleman and Andrew Marr to Hilary Mantel and Michael Rosen will also be appearing in shops.

The biggest publishing day of the year comes just weeks after the bumper spread on 3rd September fea...

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