Zaro Weil has won this year's Centre for Literacy in Primary Poetry Award (CLiPPA) for her collection of nature poems, Cherry Moon (ZaKids Books/Troika Books).... Read more
Episode five of "Small Axe", an upcoming film series written and directed by "12 Years a Slave" director Steve McQueen, will showcase the life story of author Alex... Read more
Crime writer William Shaw is to launch an online reading aloud initiative with Berts Books next month.
Faber is to release new editions of two Kazuo Ishiguro novels, The Remains of the Day and Never Let Me Go, with fresh cover designs. ... Read more
A report compiled by the Publishers Association has found that one in six publishers think Artificial Intelligence will bring about "significant" change for the industry,... Read more
The inaugural Streatham Arts Festival is to be headlined by a panel event, featuring contributors to 2020 anthology Slay in Your Lane Presents: Loud Black Girls... Read more
Sarah Hall has become the first author to win the BBC National Short Story Award twice in its 15-year history.
Emilia Fox is narrating Victoria Hislop’s One August Night (Headline Review), 15 years after reading for its predecessor, The Island.... Read more
Patricia Hodge is to narrate the audio edition of The Archers: Ambridge at War by Catherine Miller.
The founders of Children's Book North have advised industry staffers in the north to network as they look to reduce publishing's London focus. ... Read more
West End performer and author Carrie Hope Fletcher has advised industry professionals to mobilise their social media platforms and create "engaging, authentic" content to... Read more
Charlie Mackesy will narrate the audiobook of his bestseller The Boy, The Mole, The Fox and The Horse, with a musical score and real wildlife... Read more
Comedian Alexei Sayle has been chosen to narrate political commentator James Felton's new book, Sunburn, with Little, Brown.
Ruby Wax, Simon Schama and former governor of Bank of England Mark Carney among authors who will be appearing at Peters Fraser + Dunlop's virtual Frankfurt Book... Read more
The Publishers Association ramping up campaign for "unfair" VAT to be zero-rated on audiobooks as it launches its fourth #LoveAudio campaign. ... Read more
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Issue No 5913
Friday, January 15 2021
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