Gollancz Festival is teaming up with Foyles for its fifth anniversary event in October, featuring headliner Garth Nix.
Egmont has snapped up two more middle-grade novels from The Land of Roar author Jenny McLachlan.
John Murray has scooped George Soros' "most powerful take on the world today" as the investor and philanthropist addresses the dangers faced by civilisation.... Read more
New US tariffs on books imported from China will not include Bibles and other religious titles, while charges on children’s publications will be delayed, it... Read more
The Works plans to open 50 new shops across the UK, taking the discount retailer up to 547 branches by the end of the financial... Read more
Scottish Book Trust has announced a new Bookbug Hero Award alongside its annual Learning Professional Award, with applications now open for both.
Weidenfeld & Nicolson has snared a “remarkable” biography of pioneering businesswoman Mildred Ransom written by Ruth Cowen.
Arrow will publish playwright Trish Harnetiaux's debut novel, a psychological thriller about a Christmas party that turns deadly, later this year.
Head of Zeus has signed three new historical novels from Matthew Harffy after publisher Nicolas Cheetham acquired world English rights direct from the author.... Read more
I B Tauris editorial director Jo Godfrey will join Yale University Press later this month.
Former Hutchinson senior editor Sarah Rigby is joining indie Elliott & Thompson as its publishing director, covering for publisher Jennie Condell who is on parental... Read more
Waterstones will open the doors of the new Brent Cross branch this weekend, with a day of celebrations.
Toni Morrison's Beloved (Vintage Digital) has made its debut in the Amazon charts, following the announcement of the 88-year-old author's death last week. ... Read more
Simon & Schuster owner CBS has announced a merger with entertainment giant Viacom, reuniting the two firms that split in 2006.
Piatkus has signed journalist Gabrielle Jackson’s “ground-breaking” polemic on the state of women’s healthcare.
Issue No 5853
Friday, August 16 2019
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