Bonnier Books UK has acquired independent Scottish publisher Black & White Publishing as part of its long-term strategy for growth. ... Read more
Hachette UK has celebrated “an extremely strong" first half as parent company Lagardère showed a path to recovery in the six months to end of June 2021,... Read more
Picador has landed a “thrilling” work of dystopian fiction from debut novelist Sarah Jackson.
Personalised children’s book publisher Wonderbly has been acquired by private equity specialist Graphite Capital for an undisclosed amount.
Virago’s Rose Tomaszewska has been promoted to editorial director, two years after joining the company.
Penguin General imprint Viking has promoted editor Connor Brown and Vikki Moynes as it continues to grow its non-fiction and fiction publishing.... Read more
Penguin Michael Joseph will publish a new book from Jeremy Clarkson this November, featuring columns written about his farming life, alongside illustrations.
This year's digital version of the London Book Fair "surpassed expectations" with boosted global engagement, organisers say.
Nobel Prize winner Kazuo Ishiguro is on this year's longlist for the £50,000 Booker Prize, which he won in 1989, alongside previously shortlisted authors Damon Galgut,... Read more
Deputy director of books Sophie Ransom is leaving Midas, after working at the firm for more than 22 years.
Angry Robot Books has acquired The Village at the Edge of Noon by Russian author Darya Bobyleva, to be translated by Ilona Chavasse, head of rights at... Read more
There are just days left to take part in consultancy bookcareers.com's latest salary survey, which analyses publishing industry pay for employees based in the UK and Ireland.... Read more
John Murray Learning will publish Winning Together: An Olympic-Winning Approach to Building Better Teams by Kate and Helen Richardson-Walsh, the "inside story of what it... Read more
Natasha Brown's Assembly (Hamish Hamilton) saw a spike in reviews this week, despite its early June publication.
Independent publisher Swift Press says it has sold 100,000 books within its first nine months.
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Friday, July 23 2021
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