Octopus Publishing Group has bought Short Books for an undisclosed sum, the latest in a series of successful indies to be snapped up by Hachette.... Read more
Indie publisher Short Books will publish Life Without Diabetes by Newcastle Diet creator Professor Roy Taylor.
It was a mixed bag for the 16 members of the Independent Alliance, with its biggest member bagging the Man Booker and others enjoying big-screen... Read more
For the first part of 2016, it is the mid-sized publishers that are driving the overall market’s excellent 9.3% print sales growth.
"The independent sector is in good health and good heart, but it needs to think freshly about the way the world is," Faber c.e.o. Stephen... Read more
Rising Stars The number one spot in our High Flyers chart for publishers on the rise may give a few booksellers pause for thought. Createspace... Read more
The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time author Mark Haddon recalls an important lesson he learnt outside of the classroom at boarding school... Read more
A filmmaker for NASA, Jessica Fox gave it all up to work in a second-hand bookshop in Scotland Read more