Hachette UK’s revenues declined 14.3% in the fourth quarter of 2017 after the company struggled to compete with the success last year of J K... Read more
Book industry leaders are divided in terms of their outlook for 2018, with some optimistic about growth and others more cautious about the delicate state... Read more
David Shelley, c.e.o. designate of Hachette UK, has been named on a list of leading LGBT+ executives compiled by professional membership organisation OUTstanding and published in the FT.... Read more
Cathy Kelly has signed a three-book, seven-figure deal with Orion Fiction.
Tim Hely Hutchinson is retiring as c.e.o. of Hachette UK at the end of this year, with David Shelley, currently c.e.o. of Little, Brown Book Group and Orion,... Read more
Audio is a real “growing force” but the formulaic nature of publishing is “crippling” for the industry, the Society of Young Publishers (SYP) Conference has... Read more
The Society of Young Publishers is to host its annual conference this Saturday (26th November) around the theme of bestsellers.
Hachette UK is to target diversity in its senior management team with its Diverse Leaders Future Mentoring Scheme, designed to give up-and-coming stars from non-traditional... Read more
The publishing industry needs to improve the diversity of its staff and open itself up to writers of all backgrounds if it is to increase... Read more
Little, Brown is publishing Twilight author Stephenie Meyer’s first adult thriller, The Chemist.