The Society of Authors has launched a £5,000 book prize for ‘quirky’ illustrated books for children aged 0-7.
Cath Senker has won this year’s £2,000 Educational Writers’ Award for her book about refugees and mass migration.
Hachette Children’s Group (HCG) imprints dominate the shortlist for this year’s Educational Writers’ Award, accounting for four out of the five books on the list.... Read more
The Society of Authors (SoA) and a number of writers have criticised YouTube for emailing its users saying Article 13 would prevent them from uploading videos... Read more
The Society of Authors (SoA) has expressed its sadness over the death over committee member, writer and author Eric Clark.
Copyright "must not be used as bargaining chip" in trade negotiations, the Society of Authors (SoA) has said.
The Society of Authors (SoA) has welcomed proposals from Ofsted to place less emphasis on exams, saying the move would encourage more schools to take up creative... Read more
The Society of Authors (SoA) and the Irish Writers Union (IWU) have warned about the dangers of a no-deal Brexit.
The Publishers Association, the Booksellers Association and the Society of Authors have all welcomed the European Parliament's vote in favour of the new draft copyright... Read more
Authors' organisations have revealed an “ever-increasing” demand on financial hardship grants, with new applications to the Royal Literary Fund up a third in four years.... Read more