Yellow Jersey Press is publishing My World, a memoir by professional cyclist Peter Sagan, who became the first in history to win three consecutive road race World Championships.... Read more
Headline is publishing Mary Berry's baking book Fast Cakes: Easy Bakes in Minutes.
John Blake Publishing, part of Bonnier Publishing UK, is releasing a "definitive" biography of Prince Harry by journalist and author Angela Levin.... Read more
HQ has bought a "powerful feminist dystopia" by linguistics academic Christina Dalcher, billed as "The Handmaid’s Tale meets The Power", in a six-figure deal.... Read more
Penguin is partnering with Jack Arts and Audible to celebrate the paperback publication of Mohsin Hamid's Exit West (Hamish Hamilton) with an interactive poster installation on Commercial Street, London.... Read more
Borough Press has scooped a debut novel by British author Joe Mungo Reed, described as "dazzling" by his professor George Saunders.
Hodder is publishing a memoir and guide to "Sisu", the Finnish approach to wellbeing.
Amazon has reportedly revealed it will axe a "small" number of roles and has not ruled out cutting jobs in the UK.
The assets of Black Dog Publishing and sister company Artifice Books, recently gone into liquidiation, have been bought by St James’s House Media Group.... Read more
University press publishers have challenged the head of research policy at funder HEFCE over plans to require all monographs to be published Open Access to... Read more
Theatre bookshop Samuel French has found a new home in the Royal Court theatre a year after rent hikes forced it to close.... Read more
Knowledge Unlatched founder Frances Pinter has been named the winner of the first University Press Redux Award.
Jacqueline Wilson has helped launch a campaign for Book Aid International celebrating the power of books.
US children’s author Jay Asher and illustrator David Diaz have been expelled from the Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators (SCBWI) because of allegations... Read more
Ernest Hecht OBE, founder and publisher of Souvenir Press, has died at the age of 88.
Issue No 5790
Friday, February 16 2018
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