The problem with publishing, I was told this week, is that everyone is too nice. There are worse criticisms that could be made of the... Read more
I never questioned the lack of women in technical roles during my six years as a Microsoft employee. I joined a team in 2009 where... Read more
Author Robert Harris’ intervention into the thorny subject of the BBC’s books coverage at this week’s Costa Book Awards is a welcome one. It... Read more
The BBC has announced profiles of Kazuo Ishiguro and Quentin Blake, and a documentary about Jackie Collins, in its latest tranche of literature-inspired programming. ... Read more
The BBC has unveiled a raft of books-related programmes for the coming year, including the return of its Big Book Weekend online festival, plus new... Read more
BBC Two's weekly book club series “Between the Covers”, hosted by Sara Cox, is returning for a second series this spring.
BBC director of arts Jonty Claypole is stepping down from his role and leaving the corporation in April 2021.
More than 500 authors and illustrators have signed a letter by illustrator Dapo Adeola asking the BBC and the wider media to credit illustrators. ... Read more
This November Chatto & Windus will publish a collection of lockdown stories and experiences from BBC Radio 4’s "PM", with a foreword from the programme's presenter Evan Davis.... Read more
Ebury Press will publish The Missing Cryptoqueen by Jamie Bartlett, based on his BBC podcast of the same name. ... Read more