A number of literary prizes were awarded this week, while independent bookshops across the country celebrated Independent Bookshop Week.
Authors will tour independent bookshops, illustrators will create special shop windows and limited edition and early book releases will take place to celebrate this year’s... Read more
Children’s author Katherine Rundell steals the show with her new novel, a pacy tale about a well intentioned heist.
Picador and Hachette host their annual showcases in this week's pictures round-up, while authors—including former McFly member Dougie Poynter—attend an Authors4Ocean event. ... Read more
Katherine Rundell has been sold into 25 languages, with agency RCW chalking up six new territories for the Costa Children’s Book Award-winner in the run-up... Read more
Macmillan Children’s Books will this September publish a collection of stories, based on Rudyard Kipling’s The Jungle Book, by Katherine Rundell.... Read more
Established names such as Patrick Ness, Katherine Rundell and Jim Kay are longlisted for the 2018 CILIP Carnegie and Kate Greenaway medals alongside debut authors... Read more
Tom Kerridge’s Lose Weight for Good (Absolute) has eased in for a fourth week in total as the UK Official Top 50 number one, selling 34,843 copies... Read more
This week the winner of the Costa Book of the Year award was announced, while Pan Macmillan celebrated women's fiction and Usborne signed its "most significant... Read more
The late Helen Dunmore has been awarded the Costa Poetry Award posthumously for her 10th and final collection, Inside the Wave (Bloodaxe Books).... Read more