The pandemic has accelerated the need for indies to prioritise technological investment and embrace change, Faber executive chair Stephen Page and Kogan Page m.d. Helen Kogan have told the IPG’s virtual... Read more
Online indie retailer Bookshop.org is calling for publishers and authors to link to independent bookshops and its own site for the duration of Independent Bookshop Week... Read more
The Society of Young Publishers is launching a digital event series to spotlight publishing across the UK, with a particular focus on highlighting lesser-known roles and... Read more
Author illustrators Philip Reeve and Sarah McIntyre are to embark on a virtual bookshop tour this summer, highlighting and supporting the work of booksellers in the... Read more
Independent publisher Canbury Press is to continue with the virtual series of author talks it began hosting during the pandemic lockdowns.
Graham Norton is launching a book club podcast through Audible, featuring guests including Zadie Smith, Stephen Mangan and Denise Mina.
Hachette UK’s Pride network is hosting an event with Virago author Stella Duffy, as part of a series of sessions devoted to LGBTQIA+ novelists.... Read more
Jonathan Cape has launched a mini-series of podcasts to mark its 100 centenary, featuring writers including Salman Rushdie, Anne Enright and Julian Barnes.
Independent press Jacaranda Books has partnered with Hachette UK to expand its sales and distribution across both its physical and digital list. ... Read more
The BBC has announced profiles of Kazuo Ishiguro and Quentin Blake, and a documentary about Jackie Collins, in its latest tranche of literature-inspired programming. ... Read more
Fourth Estate has rolled out an innovative marketing campaign for playwright Jordan Tannahill’s forthcoming novel The Listeners, featuring mysterious flyers and an information hotline.... Read more
Viper Books has put together an influencer-endorsed campaign for Catriona Ward’s third novel, The Last House on Needless Street. ... Read more
Literary agency Robertson Murray has started a partnership with entertainment PR firm Belle Public Relations.
W F Howes has signed a deal with World's Strongest Man star Eddie “The Beast” Hall for the company's first audio original title.
Waterstones has unveiled two new podcast series, "How We Made" and "This Is The Book", to explore the inside story of popular books published in recent... Read more
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Issue No 5943
Friday, September 17 2021
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