News of The Book People going into administration has been met with dismay by publishers, who still hold out hope that a buyer for at... Read more
George R R Martin has opened an independent bookshop in Santa Fe, New Mexico.
Bertrams has unveiled its Christmas campaign, with the tagline "Believe in Books" as the wholesaler heads into the festive trading period.
The Times Literary Supplement has opened a new online shop selling books, prints of its covers and illustrations alongside branded merchandise.... Read more
The Scottish Parliament is considering plans to give local authorities more control over business rates, sparking "extreme concern" from the Booksellers Association.
The Holt Bookshop in North Norfolk is closing after 15 years as a result of escalating annual costs and online competition, which will soon leave... Read more
The Booksellers Association (BA) will launch the Indie Book of the Month scheme, to promote adult and fiction titles across the UK and Ireland next... Read more
The MILD Group, run by Susie Nicklin, has sold South London indie Dulwich Books to store manager Cathy Slater.
Bookshops need to avoid being “boring” and apply a “bookseller's mind” to data if they want to survive in an era dominated by Amazon, Waterstones... Read more
A new bookshop has been opened in Farnham, Surrey, as a “gift” to say thank you to the town.
Essex store Caxton Books has launched a £25,000 crowdfunding campaign after facing a potential 60% increase in rent.
A former Waterstones bookseller is preparing to open an independent children’s bookshop in Salisbury next year.
Amazon US has redcued orders to several indie publishers in recent weeks to deal with warehouse congestion issues, according to Publishers Weekly.... Read more
Waterstones will open a new branch in London’s Victoria in the first week of December.
Indie bookshop Book-ish has been named runner-up in the annual Britain's Best Small Shop award.
Issue No 5874
Friday, February 21 2020
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