The Edinburgh International Book Festival is planning 140 online events over 17 days this August, spotlighting 200 authors and illustrators from over 30 countries including Hilary Mantel... Read more
Francoise Dubruille will step down from the position as director of the European and International Booksellers Federation (EIBF) in April 2019.
The Edinburgh International Book Festival has announced an inaugural, free ‘Publishing Salon’ bringing together publishers, editors, agents and literary professionals this month.
Simon Mackay has been appointed the new head of book sales and retail for the Edinburgh International Book Festival (EIBF). ... Read more
James Shaw, the Edinburgh International Book Festival's long-serving head of book sales and retail, is stepping down in October 2018.
European publishers and booksellers have welcomed the decision of the European Commission to allow VAT to be reduced on e-books, with sales now bound to go... Read more
Athens has been named World Book Capital 2018 by the director general of UNESCO, Irina Bokova.
The European and International Booksellers Federation has “strongly condemned” the destruction of the Gulen Bookshop in Turkey.
Concerns over freedom of speech are understood to be a factor in the withdrawal of the European and International Booksellers Federation from the committee which... Read more
Author and publishing organisations worldwide have banded together to urge the United States' government to investigate the disappearances of five missing Hong Kong (HK) publishers.... Read more