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
A “seismic shift” to online shopping during the pandemic has fuelled a “crazy” market for acquisitions of big names, HarperCollins UK c.e.o. Charlie Redmayne has... Read more
HarperCollins UK has brought back all the staff it placed on furlough at the start of lockdown and will pay all their salaries itself rather... Read more
Publisher HarperCollins has confirmed that it is placing a number of staff on furlough, both in its distribution centre and across the broader company.... Read more
Christopher Tolkien, who published the posthumous works of his father J R R Tolkien, has died at the age of 95.
Nancy Adimora is returning to HarperCollins in a newly created diversity-focused role, helping to attract authors and reach new or currently underserved audiences.... Read more
It's the battle of the summer parties in this week's pictures round-up, while Hachette holds its inaugural Pride in Writing event.
HarperCollins UK c.e.o. Charlie Redmayne celebrated Judith Kerr and paid tribute to Bob Bradford at the publisher's annual summer party last night.... Read more
This week's pictures round-up features the IPG's annual spring conference, the launch of a YouTuber's LGBTQ+ lifeguide and the first ever children's book sent into space.... Read more
HarperCollins welcomed 240 people to its “biggest ever” ‘Big Book’ event aimed at retailers, featuring authors such as David Baddiel, Tracy Chevalier and Nigel Slater.... Read more