It's the week of the London Book Fair: let's all gather in a couple of big sheds and talk about books. Let's do business: let's... Read more
Simon & Schuster has struck a seven-figure international deal for two new novels from Sarah Vaughan, author of Anatomy of a Scandal (S&S)... Read more
Four leading literary agents have warned of Amazon’s increased dominance following the lockdown and the decision of some major houses to put books into Amazon’s Kindle Unlimited... Read more
The legendary chef moves to Ebury for her first book in a decade
Publishers need to invest more in bringing diverse talent to market and find new ways to ascribe “value” to the books they buy, some agents... Read more
Isobel Dixon, m.d. of Blake Friedmann Literary Agency, has stepped up to the role of president of the Association of Authors' Agents (AAA), praising outgoing... Read more
Thriller writer Araminta Hall is moving from PRH to Orion Fiction in a two-book deal.
Authors are being told to write under pseudonyms to present themselves as debut writers and feed the publishing industry’s “obsession” with new, marketable voices, Joanne... Read more
PRH imprint Hutchinson has acquired Euny Hong’s guide to nunchi, Korea’s emotional intelligence-style principles which publishers say could be "the next big international trend".... Read more
Following on from The Bookseller's 'alternative' predictions for 2019, senior figures share their hopes and expectations for the year ahead.