Swapna Haddow, Nick Sharratt and Jim Field are among the authors and illustrators shortlisted for the inaugural The Alligator’s Mouth Award for young fiction.... Read more
Gardners is offering independent bookshops at least 50% off the books longlisted for the inaugural Alligator’s Mouth Award, including titles by Alex T Smith, Nick... Read more
A bumper crop of Britain and Ireland’s best independent bookshops are bucking the market trend, achieving double-digit sales rises in 2017.
Our latest pictures of the week features images from MCM Comic Con and events at Waterstones Piccadilly and the London College of Fashion.
Children’s book sales increased 23% over the summer holidays, with a strong demand for titles for all ages. Sales of children’s print books in... Read more
Former booksellers of the Lion & Unicorn Bookshop (L&UB) are planning to open a new children’s bookshop, called The Alligator’s Mouth, in Richmond, south-west London.... Read more