Orange Prize-winner Linda Grant has been shortlisted for the £4,000 Jewish Quarterly Wingate Literary Prize for her book The Dark Circle (Virago).... Read more
Nigerian debut novelist Ayọ̀bámi Adébáyọ̀̀ has been shortlisted for the £30,000 Baileys Women's Prize for Fiction for her work Stay With Me (Canongate), alongside Man Booker shortlistee... Read more
Booker Prize winner Dr Anita Brookner CBE has died, aged 87.
Authors should be paid for festival appearances, writers have told The Bookseller, because “authors are professional and deserve professional treatment”. Writer Joanne Harris, who said... Read more