Author Fanny Blake gives some tips for buying books for your loved ones at Christmas.
Barely two weeks into 2015, and already the year is shaping up to be a humdinger. Booksellers are back! The print book... Read more
Consumers may be as inscrutable as ever when it comes to their likely gift-purchases, but asking booksellers for their Christmas predictions is a relatively... Read more
Indie bookshops are kicking off 2018 with confidence after the majority reported sales rises over the Christmas period, but some have urged publishers to take more... Read more
Foyles’ sales were marginally up in value terms in December, despite the mini-chain being hit by a drop in footfall, which it said was a... Read more
The week before Christmas saw the biggest value takings for books since 2007, but bad weather and a surge in online orders hit brick and... Read more
Footfall into bookshops is down year-on-year in December, retailers have reported, but traders are holding their nerve, hopeful for a rush of sales in the... Read more
Booksellers are feeling bullish as the four-week countdown begins to Christmas, despite a drop in volume and a "trend void".
Children’s booksellers are gearing up for Christmas, with several events lined up and “positive” sales pointing to a “strong festive period” for the sector.... Read more
Sales of spoof humour books helped W H Smith to achieve a “strong” performance over its Christmas trading period, with the company’s chief executive Stephen... Read more