Samantha Bond will narrate the audiobook of S J Bennett’s novel, The Windsor Knot.
Hodder & Stoughton will publish a book by Clive Oppenheimer, a documentary filmmaker and professor of volcanology at the University of Cambridge.
Avon has signed The Real Thing from Mandy Byatt in a two-book deal.
Printing on demand and bookshops' returns policies are two major areas of the industry that need to be addressed to move the trade towards a more sustainable... Read more
Bookshop.org will have around 100 stores on board in its first month of business in the UK and plans to target Spain and Portugal next.... Read more
An international literary award, dedicated to the writers who represent "the Jewish tradition" and worth over £65,000, has been launched in Sweden.
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
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Issue No 5903
Friday, October 23 2020
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