If you look at the children’s book sales charts, you will notice something about the ones at the top: many of them are highly illustrated.... Read more
Nielsen celebrates the bestsellers of 2018 in this week's pictures round-up, while Scottish Book Trust launch their new Bookbug app.
Literature Wales has disputed the BBC's claim that some of the Wales Book of the Year winners have only sold as few as 20 copies,... Read more
The poetry market is booming as audiences for poetry, as well as poets themselves, are diversifying, attendees to the first ever Poetry Summit at London Book Fair heard.... Read more
Audiobook sales have doubled in the last five years, according to data from the Nielsen UK Books & Consumers survey.
Audio will be "centre stage" at the Quantum data conference at London Book Fair this year, organisers have said.
Victoria Hislop has received four Specsavers Bestseller awards for her bestselling titles: The Island, The Thread, The Return and The Sunrise. ... Read more
A rise in selling prices has seen Nielsen BookScan's Total Consumer Market grow again in the first half of 2017, underpinned by strength in depth.... Read more
The British high street saw a 4% rise in book volume purchases through physical stores last year, while online sales flatlined. However, online retailers continued... Read more
J K Rowling has praised booksellers as she and other authors, including Paula Hawkins and Joe Wicks, were honoured at the Specsavers Bestseller Awards.... Read more