Former Carlton Books m.d. Jim Greenhough has been retained by Danish publisher Flying V Books to launch a programme of music titles in 2019.... Read more
The Bologna Children’s Book Fair 2018 has been a broadly positive event, with non-fiction on the rise and the UK market’s Middle Grade mania continuing,... Read more
Judith Curr, formerly president and publisher of Simon & Schuster's Atria Publishing Group, is joining HarperCollins as president and publisher of HarperOne, Amistad, and Rayo.... Read more
Bonnier Publishing is restructuring its business in Australia "in response to changing market conditions".
The Beijing International Book Fair announcement that it is to launch a dedicated children’s stream to run alongside its main event has underscored China’s burgeoning... Read more
Australia has a record turnout at this year’s Bologna Children’s Book Fair after a campaigner lobbied its government to free up funds for independent publishers.... Read more
Japanese author Eiko Kadono and Russian illustrator Igor Oleynikov have won the Hans Christian Andersen Award.
DC Thomson has sold Parragon India Ltd, the UK holding company of Parragon Publishing India Ltd, to private investor Virtue.
Irish booksellers and publishers are feeling bullish about 2018 after seeing sales surge in the first few weeks of the year to date.
The organisers of the Beijing International Book Fair will this August open a dedicated children’s book fair to run alongside the main event.... Read more
Ireland would be much poorer without bookshops, which contribute a total of €132m to the economy, a new report has found.
Amazon may be forced to pay a new tax proposed by the European Commission on EU operations of digital businesses.
Publishers are in the market for "funny" Middle Grade fiction and books with "pitchable" hooks and diverse voices, according to agents ahead of this year's Bologna... Read more
The four-day Livre Paris book fair had a controversial start this year, as President Emmanuel Macron boycotted the Russian guest-of-honour stand in support of the... Read more
4th Estate has won a five-way auction for a literary crime thriller The Plotters by South Korean writer Un-su Kim.
Issue No 5781
Friday, May 25 2018
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