Tagged: crowd-funding

Scarthin Books raises over £10,000 for repairs

Derbyshire bookshop Scarthin Books has raised more than £10,000 in an appeal to fund urgent structural repairs. Proprietor Dave Mitchell said an engineer has told... Read more

Usher launches Unbound appeal for second Letters of Note

Shaun Usher has launched an Unbound appeal to raise money for a sequel to his crowd-funded book Letters of Note. Letters of Note: Volume II... Read more

'Phenomenal' reaction to Sidey fundraising

Two more books by the late Paul Sidey, former editorial director of Hutchinson, could be published if his first, The Book of Wag, “gets the... Read more

First 10 Kindle Scout titles on pre-order

Amazon’s crowd-sourced publishing programme Kindle Scout has opened pre-orders for the first 10 titles through the scheme. Kindle Scout has today (24th February) started accepting... Read more

Cornerstone in joint venture with Unbound

Penguin Random House division Cornerstone is to take over trade publication of titles crowd-funded by start-up Unbound, after the two companies agreed a joint venture... Read more

Kickstarter publishing projects raised $22m in 2014

Publishing projects launched on crowd-sourcing website Kickstarter raised $21.8m (£15m) internationally in 2014, according to the company’s end-of-year round-up. Last year, 22,252 Kickstarter... Read more

Britain's Next Bestseller signs real-life stories

Crowdfunding publishing initiative Britain’s Next Bestseller has offered publishing deals to three British women for books inspired by their own struggles in life. Britain’s Next... Read more

Unbound seeks to draw in more women writers

Crowdfunding publisher Unbound has launched Women in Print, a campaign to encourage more female writers to submit their ideas for books. Unbound has published 43... Read more

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