A Waterstones branch is dedicating its ‘Staff Recommends’ bay to female writers to celebrate the 'Year of Publishing Women'.
This week Bloomsbury celebrated winning the Man Booker, while a Paddington Bear pop-up installation launched in London Bridge and fans across the country celebrated the... Read more
Indie publisher And Other Stories has launched a £5,000 book prize to find “the next great writer” in the North.
Shadow attorney general Shami Chakrabarti has expressed support for Kamila Shamsie’s proposal for a Year of Publishing Women in 2018 ahead of the publication of... Read more
Members of the Northern Fiction Alliance have said they have seen boosts in book and rights sales from being part of the coalition.... Read more
And Other Stories is to publish three titles from “cult Argentinian provocateur” César Aira this year.
Irish author Mike McCormack’s Goldsmiths prize-winning novel Solar Bones (Tramp Press) is one of the eight titles shortlisted for the inaugural Republic of Consciousness Prize... Read more
The Booker bounce is what every publisher dreams of, yet the upfront spend can be considerable. Roger Tagholm investigates how indies balance costs against sales... Read more
A consortium of British indie publishers visiting Frankfurt for the first time are in an “awkward” position as a result of the UK’s vote to... Read more
A new hashtag, #women_writers, is providing a safe space for female writers to talk about their literary passions, careers and frustrations in response to sexism within the publishing... Read more