Sphere non-fiction publisher Adam Strange has stepped down from his role and has left Little, Brown after 12 years with the company.
J R R Tolkien’s estate has condemned the forthcoming biopic starring Nicholas Hoult as The Hobbit author.
Albert Bonniers Förlag will publish the authorised biography of Avicii in 2020, which the Swedish publisher says will be an "honest portrait" of the Swedish... Read more
Little, Brown imprint Piatkus will publish Jennifer Weiner’s first fiction novel in four years, later this year.
W H Smith is looking to expand its retail travel business in the United States with the appointment of Ziad El-Assad.
4th Estate has triumphed in an auction for a "breath-taking" debut work of autofiction about one man’s involvement in London gang-life.... Read more
Many publishers have reported growth in non-traditional retail for book sales, with top sellers including self-care and gardening.
The prize money for this year’s Society of Authors’ Awards will exceed £100,000 for the first time, say organisers, as the Elizabeth Longford Prize shortlist... Read more
Tributes have been paid to 29-year-old “gifted" Lyra McKee, a journalist and debut Faber author, who was shot while observing rioting in Londonderry's Creggan estate.... Read more
Century and Arrow will publish Prince’s memoir, featuring never-before-seen photos, later this year in an exclusive partnership with the late singer’s estate. ... Read more
Amazon Publishing imprint Thomas & Mercer has signed a deal for a three-book series of mystery novels from author TP Fielden.
Julia Donaldson, Axel Scheffler, Eric Vuillard and Carole Cadwalladr have been announced as the recipients of this year’s Hay Festival medals.
The Reading Agency is challenging people to ditch their phones and rebuild their reading habits to mark World Book Night.
Simon & Schuster (S&S) is gearing up to release an e-book version of the Mueller Report, with print copies hitting the shelves by the end... Read more
Penguin Random House in the US has launched a 'Reader Rewards Loyalty Program', a free promotional initiative that lets readers earn one free book for... Read more
Issue No 5838
Friday, April 19 2019
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