Tagged: Jamie Byng

Byng snaps up tale of ex-publisher's drugs battle

Canongate c.e.o. Jamie Byng has bought a memoir of a former publisher in the US whose life descended into "drug-fuelled chaos". Read more

Canongate launches new crime fiction imprint, Black Thorn

Canongate is to launch a new crime fiction imprint called Black Thorn in May 2019. Read more

Indie publishers unite for new podcast

Canongate, Faber and Profile are launching a podcast to champion independent publishing, authors and bookshops. Read more

Canongate grabs rights to Winterson's lecture on gender inequality

Canongate will this November publish Jeanette Winterson’s lecture on gender inequality, given at The Houses of Parliament in June and broadcast on BBC One.... Read more

Alexandra Pringle: publishing Anthony Bourdain

Bloomsbury editor-in-chief Alexandra Pringle pays tribute to the chef and writer Anthony Bourdain, who died last week at the age of 61. Read more

Bickmore and Fry join Canongate board

Canongate has appointed Francis Bickmore and Jenny Fry to its board with immediate effect. Read more

Canongate 'confident' as profit rises 7.5%

Canongate experienced another “solid” year in 2016 which saw its turnover rise marginally to £8.5m, including an “encouraging” 6% increase in backlist sales which "bodes... Read more

Jenny Todd to leave Canongate

Canongate publisher Jenny Todd is to leave the company after 12 years. Read more

Cumberbatch to star in film of Matt Haig's new novel

The film rights to Matt Haig's new novel How to Stop Time have been pre-empted, with BAFTA-nominated actor Benedict Cumberbatch attached to play the lead and... Read more

'Inspiring' former Canongate chairman Christopher Bland dies

Former Canongate chairman Christoper Bland has died aged 78. Read more

Subscribe to RSS - Jamie Byng