Tagged: Galley Beggar Press

Galley Beggar Press and CB Editions jointly win Republic of Consciousness Prize

Galley Beggar Press and CB Editions have both won this year’s Republic of Consciousness Prize for Small Presses, as its founder announced the contest would... Read more

Galley Beggar launches crowdfunder to expand

Independent publisher Galley Beggar has launched a crowdfunder to raise £10,000 by the end of spring to help fund an expansion. ... Read more

Indie publishers fearful of no deal as HMRC issues Brexit advice

Indie publishers say they are fearful of a no deal Brexit, with one warning it could relocate to Canada, as HMRC sent out letters this week... Read more

New Women's Prize longlist fee could pose 'serious barrier to entry', fear indies

The Women’s Prize for Fiction has introduced a new £1,000 fee for publishers whose books make its longlist of 16. Read more

Indies look to subscription to anchor business in unpredictable market

A number of smaller publishers, many with dedicated followings and a strong sense of community, are asking readers to buy into pledge and subscription schemes... Read more

Lucy Ellmann signs with Galley Beggar for 'modernist masterpiece'

Lucy Ellman is to move to Norwich-based indie Galley Beggar Press for her eighth book, Ducks, Newburyport, described as an "exquistitely accessible modernist masterpiece".... Read more

Desmond Elliott Prize winner Taneja calls for more bravery in publishing

Preti Taneja, whose Desmond Elliott Prize-winning book was "roundly rejected" by mainstream publishers on submission, has criticised large presses for a lack of bravery and vision and encouraged them to engage with... Read more

'Awe-inspiring' debut wins Desmond Elliott Prize after being snubbed by publishers

Preti Taneja has won the £10,000 Desmond Elliott Prize for her "awe-inspiring" retelling of King Lear, We That Are Young.... Read more

Galley Beggar opens submissions exclusively to women

Independent publisher Galley Beggar Press is opening a submissions window exclusively to women. Read more

Galley Beggar launches courses and salons

British indie Galley Beggar Press is launching a series of courses and salons “for writers and people who enjoy reading and thinking about writing”.... Read more

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