The Torbay Bookshop in Paignton is to close its doors for the last time in August after 23 years of trade.
The trade is celebrating all things Jane Austen this week, as the Bank of England's new Austen £10 note makes its debut in honour of the author's 200th anniversary. ... Read more
Goldsboro Books has invested £25,000 in a new website, offering an expanded range designed to let online visitors feel “as if they are actually visiting our... Read more
The shopkeeper dubbed "rude and offensive" is selling his business in North Yorkshire.
Booksellers have appealed directly to politicians to reform business rates or risk 275 towns losing bookshops at a parliamentary reception in the House of Commons.... Read more
Claudia Winkleman has been unveiled as the head judge for Book People’s latest Bedtime Story competition with a theme of “friendship”.
Independent booksellers have slammed the heavy discounting of new hardback titles by larger retailers as “pretty close to chaos” and “enormously detrimental to authors” ahead... Read more
The Booksellers Association’s annual conference is set to take place in Birmingham this year, headlined by actor and author Brian Blessed.
Independent bookshop Cover to Cover in Swansea is to take on new ownership after former owner Sarah Rees has decided to step down.
The number of bookshops in Ireland has dropped by 30 in the past decade, new figures have revealed, but booksellers in the country are currently... Read more
Kit de Waal, Clare Mackintosh and C E Morgan are some of the authors competing on the longlist for the inaugural £2,000 Goldsboro Books Glass Bell Award, which celebrates contemporary fiction.... Read more
W H Smith is selling seven exclusive short stories from writers including Jeffrey Archer, James Patterson and Jodi Picoult to celebrate its 225th anniversary.... Read more
Zoella has re-launched her book club with W H Smith, this time enlisting the help of fellow authors to select the titles.
Big Green Bookshop co-owner Simon Key came face to face with presenter Piers Morgan on ITV this morning (26th June) - months after the pair... Read more
Nobody wants to be in the Harry Potter House Hufflepuff, Amazon made it official today, as it released fresh data about the UK’s buying habits of all things... Read more
Issue No 5766
Friday, July 21 2017
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