Thriller writer James Patterson has launched interactive novel The Chef in the UK with Facebook's Creative Shop and experiential content producer 1stAveMachine.... Read more
Richard Johnson, John Blake and Derek Freeman are changing the name of their new web-based publishing start-up from Blake Freeman Johnson Media to Soho Friday... Read more
Penguin Random House Audio has announced three promotions within its editorial team, as well as the creation of a new senior marketing role.
Richard Johnson, John Blake and Derek Freeman are going into business together to launch a new web-based publishing start-up.
Crime writer Lisa Regan has signed a six-book deal with digital publisher Bookouture.
Netflix is planning on raising $2bn (£1.5bn) through a bond offering to fund content growth.
Penguin Random House has unveiled two new voice-activated 'skills' for Amazon’s Alexa devices.
W F Howes general manager Miles Stevens-Hoare and Enders Analysis’ Joseph Evans are to join radio futurologist James Cridland as the keynote speakers at The... Read more
The EU's Economic and Financial Affairs Council (Ecofin) today agreed on a proposal which will allow all member states to give e-books the same VAT-free status... Read more
The deadline for submission for the coveted FutureBook Awards is fast approaching. So far more than 50 companies, individuals and podcasts have been put forward... Read more
The shortlists for this year’s FutureBook Awards are to be announced at the Frankfurt Book Fair, with Pan Macmillan managing director Anthony Forbes Watson to... Read more
FutureBook is partnering with social reading app The Pigeonhole to run a short story competition exploring the future of the book.
E-textbook platform Bibliotech has raised $4.2m in its latest funding round and plans to double the size of its 15-strong software and sales team in... Read more
Amazon has brought out two updated tablet devices: the next generation Fire HD 8 and the Fire HD 8 Kids Edition.
Pan Macmillan has teamed up with The Pool and digital book club The Pigeonhole to offer readers of Kate Morton’s sixth novel a shared reading... Read more
Issue No 5838
Friday, April 19 2019
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