Philip Jones praises the hard graft, expertise and imagination helping independent bookshops triumph.
Let's start with this: on the face of it there is not a lot for the author... Read more
Last week, the Ministry of Justice said it will allow independent booksellers to deliver to prisons, after applying online. Fives Leaves Bookshop owner... Read more
Independent Bookshop Week (IBW) will feature the 50th anniversary of The Tiger Who Came to Tea as well as Philip Pullman exclusives and a nationwide poet tour... Read more
Tina Gaisford-Waller has joined the Winstone’s team as manager of its Frome store, Hunting Raven Books, in Somerset.
Indie bookshops in the UK and Ireland are being called upon to complete The Bookseller’s annual Christmas Trading Survey.
A new children’s bookshop SmallPrint Books has opened in London's Forest Hill and took £2,300 on its opening day.
A former diplomat from Beirut and an arts professional have opened up a French-English bookshop in London’s East End.
Waterstones, Blackwell’s, Stanfords and independent booksellers have all reported strong Christmas book sales, with titles such as Five on Brexit Island and the GCHQ Puzzle... Read more
Campaigners have called for the House of Lords to intervene in the "crisis" in the public library sector and to pledge its support for independent... Read more