Waterstones has U-turned on its decision to brand a new branch in Edinburgh "Stockbridge Books", following an outcry from a nearby independent bookseller.... Read more
The manager of Edinburgh retailer Golden Hare Books has hit out at Waterstones’ plans to open an unbranded store nearby.
Amazon Publishing is breaking into non-fiction in the UK through imprint Little A.
Waterstones is set to open another bookshop in Edinburgh in spring 2019, called Stockbridge Books.
Maggie O’Farrell, Adam Kay and Judith Kerr are amongst the authors on the Independent Bookshop Week (IBW) Book Award shortlists, as voted for by independent... Read more
HarperCollins and Blackwell's have taken home the biggest prizes at this year's British Book Awards after being crowned Publisher of the Year and Book Retailer of... Read more
Academic publishing chiefs are being urged to try their hand at working in a campus bookshop in a bid to bring the two arms of... Read more
The Book People will begin selling a refugee tale by 10-year-old Frasier Cox next month, after the school boy won its bedtime story competition, with... Read more
Waterstones' crime buyer and noir novelist Joseph Knobbs is leaving the company after almost a decade to become a full-time writer. ... Read more
Second Home is to open a new poetry bookshop at its Holland Park collaborative working branch in London, at the same time as launching a "bold and... Read more
Emma Bradshaw is leaving Bloomsbury Children’s Books to become the Bookseller Association’s new head of campaigns.
Investment in the Waterstones’ website, the Hub and growing its related product range are key priorities for the business under its new ownership, chief executive... Read more
Amazon is to create a new fulfilment centre in South West Sydney to bolster its expansion into Australia.
Amazon US has launched its first subscription service for physical books - a service called Prime Book Box specialised in children's books.... Read more
Influential WH Smith Travel fiction buyer Matt Bates is leaving the company after 31 years to return to education.
Issue No 5811
Friday, August 17 2018
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