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Leap of faith

I am writing this in a cafe on my way to General Synod. It’s quite an exciting time in the Church of England at the... Read more

Booksellers report strong December trading and reveal surprise Christmas hits

Booksellers are reporting “beautifully busy” trading in the lead up to Christmas, with many on track for a much better festive period than last year,... Read more

Blackwell's rolls out Christmas 'Giving Trees' for children's charities

Blackwell’s stores are expecting a surge of book donations this year with the chain's annual Christmas "Giving Trees" scheme. Read more

Blackwell's back online after 10-day systems outage

Blackwell's is back online after a systems outage which lasted 10 days. Read more

Blackwell's reports fourth year of growth as sales rise despite pandemic

Blackwell’s has recorded its fourth consecutive year of sales growth despite the coronavirus pandemic, with turnover of £88.5m in the 18 months to 2nd January 2021.... Read more

Booksellers gear up for autumn 'brimming with fantastic stories'

Booksellers are anticipating an autumn “brimming with fantastic stories” for children, and an “extremely strong” offering across adult fiction, biographies and cookery titles this year,... Read more

Lockdown subscriptions surge here to stay, say publishers and stores

Booksellers and publishers say they have seen dramatic increases in the numbers of people signing up to digital and physical subscription models, with many predicting... Read more

Blackwell's revives Five Foot Bookshelf with 70-strong curated list

Blackwell’s has launched a collection of 70 books to feature on its Five Foot Bookshelf — reviving a tradition of celebrating a selection of titles that... Read more

Blackwell's showcases debuts in Jellybooks partnership

Blackwell's has partnered with publishing tech firm Jellybooks to showcase six debuts via an interactive window display at the chain's flagship Oxford store. Read more

Supply chain hit by post-Brexit border delays

Border delays and Brexit red tape are hitting the industry, with Waterstones suspending European deliveries and Blackwell's facing issues with goods coming into the UK.... Read more

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