The Translators' Association First Translation Prize, set up by writer and translator Daniel Hahn, has revealed its inaugural shortlist.
Fourth Estate has snapped up a debut "coming-of-age" novel set in Ghana and Brixton at auction.
A General Theory of Oblivion (Harvill Secker) by Jose Eduardo Agualusa, translated from Portuguese by Daniel Hahn, has won the €100k International Dublin Literary Award.... Read more
Writer, editor and translator Daniel Hahn is donating half his winnings from the International Dublin Literary Award to help establish a new prize for debut literary translation - the TA First... Read more
Edinburgh International Book Festival director Nick Barley is chairing the judging panel for the 2017 Man Booker International Prize.
Marlon James, Ruth Ware, Malorie Blackman, Kit de Waal and more share their favourite Shakespeare plays.
Novelist William Horwood will be the new chair of the Society of Authors' (SoA) Management Committee.
Copyright, fair contracts for authors, and libraries were among the points addressed by politicians at a hustings hosted by the Society of Authors (SoA) and... Read more
Self-publishing will continue to grow, subscription services will move into the mainstream, and the general election will dominate in 2015, publishing industry insiders have predicted.... Read more
Many authors are struggling to make a living from the profession, the new chair of the Society of Authors (SoA) has said. Translator, author and... Read more