Penguin Random House in the US has launched a 'Reader Rewards Loyalty Program', a free promotional initiative that lets readers earn one free book for... Read more
The winner of the second annual Desperate Literature Short Fiction Prize is Francesca Reece.
Book Aid International has been given a £500,000 donation from a grant-giving trust funded by People’s Postcode Lottery players.
Transworld editor Lizzy Goudsmit’s "hypnotic thriller" debut Seven Lies has sold in 23 territories within two months.
Melissa Harrison, Michael Hughes and Benjamin Wood have been shortlisted for the UK nominations for the European Union Prize for Literature 2019 (EUPL).
Influx Press have made their first deal with Penguin India, as the independent publisher aims to develop more links with the country.
Circle Media Group has sold its interest in one of Europe’s largest book printers, CPI, to a private investor, after less than nine months of... Read more
Beach libraries and celebrating reading through cricket will form part of the year-long programme in Sharjah when it becomes the 19th UNESCO World Book Capital.... Read more
The ZEE Jaipur Literature Festival (JLF) is coming to Belfast this June, in the event’s latest edition to hit cities outside of India.... Read more
Novelist Alaa al–Aswany says he is being sued in the Egyptian military court for "insulting the president, the Armed Forces, and judicial institutions", sparking concern... Read more
Penguin Random House has acquired 30-year-old children's indie Little Tiger Group for an undisclosed sum.
American Booksellers Association c.e.o. Oren Teicher has said he plans to retire at the end of this year.
Penguin Random House is partnering with the Black Girl Festival to create a free three-day event at Canada Water Library celebrating Michelle Obama’s memoir Becoming (Viking).... Read more
A number of deals concluded as London Book Fair came to a close, such as a book on resilience from athlete Ross Edgeley to HarperCollins and news... Read more
Wiley has announced a combined open access and subscription agreement with Norway's research institutions, just as the country made public that it had decided not... Read more
Issue No 5851
Friday, July 19 2019
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