Simon & Schuster in the US will proceed with the publication of two books by former vice-president Mike Pence, despite a petition from staff calling for... Read more
London writers development charity Spread the Word is supporting an online fundraising event for writers in Saint Vincent, in the wake of the La Soufriere... Read more
Delays and added costs caused by the Brexit deal are still a significant problem for the industry four months on from the end of the transition... Read more
Penguin Random House US has restructured its international sales team with a string of promotions and two departures.
Faber is to publish Las Primas (The Cousins) by Argentinian author Aurora Venturini, after securing the title at auction.... Read more
The Leapfrog Global Fiction Prize, run jointly by UK indie Can of Worms and New York-based Leapfrog Press, is to split into adult fiction and young adult fiction... Read more
Peter Kraus vom Cleff will become the new managing director of the German trade association Börsenverein des Deutschen Buchhandels on 1st January 2022. He succeeds Alexander Skipis,... Read more
Simon & Schuster US says it will not distribute a book by one of the police officers involved in a raid where Breonna Taylor was... Read more
Natalie Portman is to star in a film adaptation of Elena Ferrante's second novel, The Days of Abandonment (Europa Editions).
Canongate is to publish Euphoria by Elin Cullhed, a fictionalised account of poet and writer Sylvia Plath's life in the year before she died. ... Read more
Twenty-five stories from 14 countries have made the shortlist for the Commonwealth Short Story Prize, in a "record-breaking year" for submissions.
Douglas Stuart's Booker-winning novel Shuggie Bain (Picador) has now sold 500,000 copies in all formats globally, Pan Macmillan has said.
The Bologna Children's Book Fair has cancelled this year's physical events and will go digital-only owing to the coronavirus pandemic.
Macmillan Children’s Publishing Group has launched a new imprint led by three former DK employees, focusing on gift non-fiction titles that make topics, including medicine and... Read more
BolognaBookPlus, the annual fair's new general publishing strand, has announced a one-day conference on Covid-19's impact in partnership with the International Publishers Association.... Read more
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Friday, April 16 2021
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