Philip Jones ponders what Marcus Leaver's resignation and Laurence Orbach's return to the board could mean for the future of The Quarto Group. ... Read more
This week's pictures round-up features the IPG's annual spring conference, the launch of a YouTuber's LGBTQ+ lifeguide and the first ever children's book sent into space.... Read more
Many publishers have reported growth in non-traditional retail for book sales, with top sellers including self-care and gardening.
Publishers Mark Smith and Marcus Leaver have set up a new publishing group and acquired Carlton Books.
Illustrated book publisher the Quarto Group has announced a 43% increase in adjusted operating profit for the year despite a 2% dip in revenue, but... Read more
Georgia Amson-Bradshaw has joined Quarto Kids as associate publisher, specialising in non-fiction and novelty for Wide Eyed Editions and Frances Lincoln Children’s Books.... Read more
We investigate how specialist children's, illustrated/comic and academic/educational publishers fared last year in our Review of 2018.
Quarto's non-fiction trade imprint, White Lion Publishing, is collaborating with the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew on a new series of illustrated, "giftable and practical" gardening... Read more
Following on from The Bookseller's 'alternative' predictions for 2019, senior figures share their hopes and expectations for the year ahead.
Quarto has secured loans for the company from some of its larger shareholders totalling $13m and signed an agreement with its banking syndicate to extend... Read more