This time last week, when I asked someone at one of the bigger publishers whether they had called off their London Book Fair party yet,... Read more
The London Book Fair has been cancelled owing to the coronavirus outbreak following a wave of cancellations from major publishers and agencies.
Agent Cathryn Summerhayes argues that instead of book fairs being events to "survive", they instead provide opportunities for publishing professionals to thrive.
Philip Jones looks ahead to assess how the publishing industry will weather Brexit.
Two associations of American and Canadian agents are the latest organisations to hit out at the London Book Fair over its refund policy following this... Read more
London Book Fair organiser Reed Exhibitions has faced criticism after offering just 60% of fees back to some participating publishers and agents following this year's cancelled event.... Read more
RELX, whose Reed Exhibitions business organises the London Book Fair and BookExpo, has published a trading statement revealing exhibitions are being "impacted significantly" by the coronavirus outbreak, making the... Read more
London Book Fair director Jacks Thomas is stepping down after seven years with Reed Exhibitions.
Publishers including Penguin Random House, Pearson, Bonnier Books UK and Macmillan Education have donated books they planned to use at the cancelled London Book Fair to... Read more
The winners of the London Book Fair Awards 2020 have been revealed with the LBF International Excellence Awards, CAMEOs and UK Book Blog Awards all taking place... Read more