Philip Jones reflects on Hachette's acquisition of Bookouture and what it means for both parties.
Being the biggest only makes sense if you can also be the best. Last year four of the 10 bestselling print titles of the year... Read more
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
After more than six months and some of the most heated arguments I've ever seen in the book business (although rarely between the two protagonists)... Read more
In Nicholas Nickleby, “the Infant Phenomenon” Ninetta Crummles is hailed by her parents as a marvel of talent and acting ability; a pocket titan, ready... Read more
An overwhelming 84% of people responding to a Bookseller survey have revealed that they are concerned by their company’s gender pay gap report, with just... Read more
Women working in publishing have reacted with anger to the broad gender pay gap statistics revealed last week by major houses.
Hachette UK Ltd has set targets to make sure women make up two thirds of its top pay quartile by 2020 after reporting a "stark" median gender... Read more
Eight entirely fresh faces to The British Book Awards’ Editor of the Year category are to battle it out for the coveted title, including two... Read more
Penguin Random House leads the nominations for The British Book Awards’ Books of the Year and Trade categories, with the consumer publishing giant taking 26... Read more