Purcell looks to propel Amazon Publishing UK

Purcell looks to propel Amazon Publishing UK

Amazon Publishing plans to grow its list of UK titles and authors “substantially” in 2015, Eoin Purcell, UK head of Amazon Publishing, has told The Bookseller.

The publisher is also “constantly looking to create new platforms to connect authors and readers”, Purcell said.

Amazon Publishing UK, which Purcell said offers “industry-leading royalties and payment terms” to authors, aims to release 500 titles in 2015, many from its US counterpart, with a number of books signed up from UK authors as well.

Speaking about future plans, Purcell said: “In addition to simultaneously releasing Amazon...

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