Tagged: 2015

The noise and fury

Barely two weeks into 2015, and already the year is shaping up to be a humdinger. Booksellers are back! The print book... Read more

2015: The shape of things to come

This time last year I wrote that we were just beginning to see the future shape of conglomerate publishing as the merger of Random... Read more

AAP: sales 'slow' in 2015 first quarter

The Association of American Publishers (AAP) StatShot report has recorded publisher book sales down 6.6% for the first quarter of 2015, at $2.2bn compared to... Read more

The first half of the year: the c.e.o perspective

Felicity Wood talks to the head honchos of the ‘Big 4’ to get their thoughts on how 2015 has gone so far and what is... Read more

Half-Year Review 2015: Publishers and authors

After a number of years of physical declines and surging digital sales, many of the larger publishers’ print returns are beginning to blossom. It is... Read more

Half Year Review 2015: Genre

A resurgent hardback fiction sector, led by the record-breaking Paula Hawkins, helped the TCM Top 5,000 to half-year growth after seven lean years. The last... Read more

Half-year market rise for publishers

Colouring-in craze buoys publishers’ first-half results What a year it has been so far: 2015 is off to a flying start, with healthy eating, psychological... Read more

Book trade figures pack Debrett's top 500

Literary agent Jonny Geller, authors Malorie Blackman, Hilary Mantel and Kate Mosse, and trade figures Nicola Solomon, Richard Mollet, Gail Rebuck, Charlie Redmayne and Tom... Read more

Industry insiders give their predictions for 2015

Self-publishing will continue to grow, subscription services will move into the mainstream, and the general election will dominate in 2015, publishing industry insiders have predicted.... Read more

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