In an open letter, chief executive of the Society of Authors Nicola Solomon urges publishers to adhere to a seven-step plan to ensure that special... Read more
Daniel Hahn on why contract terms for authors need to change.
In a world where advances and royalty cheques are dwindling, it is worth remembering there are other sources of funds that authors may be able... Read more
Man Booker Prize-shortlisted novelist Fiona Mozley has scooped a nomination for the Society of Authors awards, as the shortlists are shared for the first time in... Read more
The Society of Authors is calling for tax relief to be extended to writers undertaking training for new skills in response to a government consultation. ... Read more
The Society of Authors has written to HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) asking it to urgently reconsider a proposed hike to National Insurance contributions.... Read more
The Authors' Licensing and Collecting Society (ALCS) is repeating its survey measuring authors’ incomes.
The Booksellers Association and Society of Authors have collaborated on a guide advising authors how to get their books stocked in high street bookshops.... Read more
Colonialism, divorce and dystopia are some of the themes tackled in the Society of Authors’ shortlists for the best audio drama scripts.
The Society of Authors has distributed more than £140,000 between 61 authors to help support them in the development and completion of new work. ... Read more