In a nine-month trading update, RELX said its three largest business areas, STM, Risk and Legal, had "continued to see a gradual improvement in underlying revenue growth rates"... Read more
Caroline Bird has won the £10,000 Forward Prize for Best Collection with her “audacious” The Air Year (Carcanet).
Indie Nobrow Press is launching a new list, Imprint 27, "for great writing heroes who are not afraid to stand out from the crowd". Its launch title... Read more
Bernardine Evaristo will chair the judging panel for the Women’s Prize for Fiction 2021.
Faber c.e.o. Stephen Page has been made an honorary visiting professor of publishing at City, University of London.
Simon Prosser, publishing director at Hamish Hamilton, has acquired a biography of writer and naturalist Roger Deakin, authored by Patrick Barkham.
Ebury imprint Rider has unveiled a new colophon and branding to “reflect its mission to publish books with soul”.
Talent agency Markham Froggatt & Irwin (MFI), which represents clients including Chiwetel Ejiofor, Dominic Cooper and Naomi Watts, is joining the Curtis Brown group of companies.... Read more
Brexit means a “complete screaming nightmare” for an industry still reeling from coronavirus and The O'Brien Press in Ireland will not be printing anything for delivery... Read more
Arsène Wenger's My Life in Red and White (W&N) blazed into the Amazon Charts' Most-Sold: Non-Fiction top spot, with the audiobook earning more listeners than the... Read more
Headline Review will publish Always, in December by debut novelist Emily Stone, as a lead launch title in autumn 2021.
Harvill Secker has landed the new novel from Edward St Aubyn, the author's first major work since At Last (Picador) concluded his Patrick Melrose series in 2011.... Read more
Katie Jennings has been appointed senior commissioning editor for Oneworld children's imprint Rock the Boat.
Transworld Publishers has acquired It’s a Long Way From Deptford – The Dire Straits Story by John Illsley.
North London indie stalwart Muswell Hill Bookshop is to close, following the retirement of its owner, Ivan Beal.
27 October @ 4.30pm
28 October @ 9.00am
28 October @ 6.00pm
28 October @ 7.00pm
29 October @ 6.30pm
Issue No 5903
Friday, October 23 2020
Back issuesavailable here