So-called "non-essential" retailers, which include bookshops, will be allowed to reopen when England's lockdown ends on 2nd December, Boris Johnson has announced.
Dialogue Books is launching a podcast with author Dr Pragya Agarwal, called "Wish We Knew What To Say: A Podcast About Talking with Children About Race". ... Read more
The Publishers Association is to aggregate publisher statistics on the diversity make-up of their books, after a number of big publishers confirmed that they were... Read more
Canongate is to publish The Diaries of Alan Rickman, after securing world English-language rights.
The Borough Press has bought The Aerialists by Katie Munnik, a “haunting” novel based on the true story of teenage girl who fell to her death during... Read more
Italian-based publishing house White Star is to launch a new imprint in the UK, specialising in wellness titles.
Walker Books had a record year in 2019, with turnover increasing 7% and operating profit soaring 17%, newly released financial results show.
Ellie Farmer and Lauren Ace have both been made editorial directors at Little Tiger, while Charlie Moyler has joined as art director. ... Read more
Harvill Secker will publish Small Miracles by Anne Booth, the story of three Catholic nuns who turn to playing the lottery in the hopes of... Read more
Picador has confirmed it has reprinted more than 150,000 copies of Douglas Stuart's Booker-winning novel Shuggie Bain.
The Borough Press is launching its latest open submissions window for those from lower socio-economic groups or black, Asian or minority ethnic backgrounds, with the... Read more
Susanna Clarke, Julian Barnes and Meg Rosoff are joined by 10 debut authors in the shortlists for this year's Costa Book Awards.
Publishers Nosy Crow and Pan Macmillan have been named winners of the FutureBook Awards: Best of Lockdown, after the week-long virtual conference culminated in the awards... Read more
Travel writer, novelist and memoirist Jan Morris has died, aged 94.
Subscription models are still better suited to academic books than trade titles, but there is still much more publishers can do with their IP, Perlego's... Read more
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Friday, November 20 2020
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