Atlantic Books is to publish Chief of Staff: My Time as the Prime Minister’s Right-Hand Man by Gavin Barwell next year.... Read more
Kyle Books, part of the Octopus Publishing Group, will published Katie and Giancarlo Caldesi's The 30 Minute Diabetes Cookbook: Eat to Beat Diabetes with 100... Read more
Michael O’Mara Books will publish Carol Ann Lee's "compelling and detailed" account of the women affected by the brutal crimes of Peter Sutcliffe, known as the... Read more
Welbeck Publishing Group has acquired The Princess by Wendy Holden, which will complete Holden’s trilogy about outsiders in the House of Windsor.... Read more
Sphere has announced that actor Allan Corduner will narrate the audiobook of Parting Words by 100-year-old human rights lawyer Benjamin Ferencz. ... Read more
Markus Dohle, chief executive of Penguin Random House, has said that he is confident the mega-deal announced with rival publisher Simon & Schuster will pass the... Read more
There have been mixed reactions from publishers and agents to Bertelsmann's acquisition of Simon & Schuster, with some opposed to the development and others expressing optimism.... Read more
PRH owner Bertelsmann is to buy Simon & Schuster from ViacomCBS for $2.2bn, it has been announced.
The Curtis Brown Creative Writing school is launching a Breakthrough Writers’ Programme, which features fully funded courses, mentoring and scholarships for underrepresented writers. ... Read more
Barack Obama's A Promised Land (Penguin) has risen into the Amazon Charts' Most-Sold: Non-Fiction top spot, after debuting a week ago, ahead of its publication. ... Read more
Forward Arts Foundation executive director Susannah Herbert has announced she is stepping down after eight years in the role.
Journalist and translator Orsola Casagrande has joined independent publisher Comma Press as editor-at-large.
Ebury Press will publish Ali Millar's debut memoir The Last Days, which will recount the author’s experience growing up as part of the Jehovah’s Witnesses.... Read more
Retail and publishing expert David Roche is launching a mentoring and coaching service through his company David Roche Enterprises.
French President Emmanuel Macron announced on Tuesday evening (24th November) that bookshops and other “non-essential” retailers would be able to reopen on Saturday after a month’s lockdown.... Read more
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Issue No 5909
Friday, November 27 2020
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