Tagged: Independent publishers

How open is publishing?

The most important people in publishing are the writers and illustrators, those who create brilliant books and stories. Last week I read comments from [new... Read more

Mind, body, spirit

I once asked Bloomsbury chief executive Nigel Newton how he could justify the multi-million pound publishing group being a member of the Independent Publishers Guild.... Read more

Different planets

The contrasts between big and small publishing never cease to throw up points of interest about how this business works. This week’s edition of The... Read more

Indie Hajar Press launches 'to tackle racism in publishing'

A new independent political press, run by and for people of colour, is to focus on tackling institutional racism in the industry. ... Read more

Indies express fears ahead of autumn crush

Independent publishers have voiced their concerns about the “unstoppable juggernaut" of titles anticipated in September and the need to recoup earnings after lockdown.... Read more

Mixed picture for indie publishers on 2020 sales

A number of independent publishers spoken to by The Bookseller have reported an uplift in print sales this year, despite the difficulties of lockdown. However, others have... Read more

New indie Okapi launches first title

A new independent press in Sheffield has confirmed the release of its first title as part of the Off the Shelf literary festival in October.... Read more

Small presses fear being 'wiped out' by autumn

A significant proportion of the UK and Ireland's smallest independent presses say their businesses are at risk as a result of the coronavirus lockdown.... Read more

The Bookseller and Spread the Word launch survey for small presses

The Bookseller and writer development charity Spread the Word have launched a survey of small independent presses to assess the financial pressures they are under... Read more

Jewess joins Serpent's Tail from Titan Books

Serpent’s Tail has appointed Titan Books' Miranda Jewess to run the Serpent’s Tail crime list. Read more

Subscribe to RSS - Independent publishers