The shortlistees for the annual FutureBook Awards have been revealed, demonstrating the trade’s ingenuity and flexibility in response to the pandemic.
So the shortlist is here. After weeks of reading more than 90 submissions, it’s a relief to announce this list to the world.... Read more
Together with chairman of judges, John Gaustad, this was the 26th time I have been involved with the William Hill Sports Book of... Read more
The logo we chose for the Goldsmiths Prize [awarded on 12th November to Ali Smith's How to Be Both] is the line that... Read more
The New York Times recently ran an article questioning whether literature was still relevant in the digital age when computer scientists and code are the... Read more
Richard Osman’s bestselling debut The Thursday Murder Club (Viking) has dominated this year’s CrimeFest shortlists with other nominations including Robert Galbraith, Ian Rankin and Lucy Foley. ... Read more
Sainsbury's and HarperImpulse are among the winners at the Romantic Novelists’ Association's (RNA) annual industry awards.
Hisham Matar has won the first £20,000 Rathbones Folio Prize for his "profound and powerful" memoir The Return (Viking).
Author Joanna Trollope is to chair the judging panel for the £15,000 BBC National Short Story Award with BookTrust.
The late agent Carole Blake has been honoured with the Agent of the Year award at the Romantic Novelists' Association's (RNA) second industry awards.... Read more