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
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 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
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 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 has partnered with publishing tech firm Jellybooks to showcase six debuts via an interactive window display at the chain's flagship Oxford store.
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
Blackwell's is the latest bookseller to announce it has closed its stores during the new lockdown and will not be offering click and collect, with the exception... Read more
Waterstones and Blackwell's have both reported good sales for December with books by Charlie Mackesy and Maggie O'Farrell among those proving huge hits.
Blackwell's has welcomed new government provisions allowing shops to trade for longer hours in the run-up to Christmas, revealing it is considering opening for longer at weekends. ... Read more