New Bonnier Books UK imprint Manilla Press is publishing the first work of non-fiction by The Tattooist of Auschwitz (Zaffre) author Heather Morris in a new two-book deal.... Read more
Catriona MacLeod Stevenson is joining the Publishers Association as general counsel.
The Small Press of the Year Award returns for a second year: last year the overall award was won by Bath-based publisher Wild Things... Read more
Unbound has announced it is making seven more redundancies across the firm, including two more posts from its commissioning team.
HarperCollins has today unveiled a year of “MOGnificant publishing” commemorating the 50th anniversary of Judith Kerr’s adored cat, Mog.
Elsevier saw revenues for the year to end December 2019 up 3.9% to £2,637m (£2,538m in 2018), with underlying growth at constant currency at 2%.
The Bookseller is to once again run an Illustrators’ Showcase at this year’s Bologna Children’s Book Fair devoted to displaying the artwork of new and unrepresented... Read more
The National Literacy Trust (NLT) has released classroom resources on audiobooks, after research showed that listening to them can support children’s reading.
Publisher Eva Bonnier and author David Lagercrantz are among the signatories of an open letter calling for the release of Gui Minhai, a bookseller imprisoned in China.... Read more
Dan Brown has penned a Puffin picture book about the adventures of an orchestra-conducting mouse, backed by a classical music album composed by The Da Vinci... Read more
Independent publisher Eye Books has unveiled a digital-first fiction list, Lightning Bolts.
Faber has signed a “revelatory” new book from writer and musician Cosey Fanni Tutti, author of 2017 memoir Art Sex Music (Faber). ... Read more
Bonnier Books UK has announced promotions for Ciara Lloyd, Beth Eynon and Madiya Altaf in its non-fiction team.
Independent publisher Walker Books leads this year’s CILIP Carnegie and Kate Greenaway Medals longlists for the second year running, with 10 entries.
Novels by Philippa Gregory, Christy Lefteri and Mike Gayle are among the six-strong line-up for the Richard & Judy Book Club this spring.... Read more
Issue No 5874
Friday, February 21 2020
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