Late last year I wrote an online piece reflecting on Penguin Random House global c.e.o. Markus Dohle’s view that as “good citizens” the company’s likely... Read more
Last week I was reminded that corporate publishing is a recent experiment.
Dave Grohl has visited London to promote his memoir The Storyteller (Simon & Schuster), ahead of its publication on 5th October.... Read more
Simon & Schuster UK has acquired the 28th instalment in American author Janet Evanovich's Stephanie Plum bounty hunter series, alongside the first novel in a... Read more
The UK's Competition & Markets Authority (CMA) has cleared Penguin Random House owner Bertelsmann's acquisition of Simon & Schuster after carrying out an investigation. ... Read more
Simon & Schuster UK is to publish Preloved, the fiction debut from author and journalist Lauren Bravo, after securing the novel in a six-figure pre-empt.... Read more
Simon & Schuster is to publish James Dyson's memoir, Invention: A Life, in September 2021.
Simon & Schuster Children’s Books has acquired Diary of A Christmas Elf from children’s author and actor Ben Miller. ... Read more
Molly Crawford is joining Simon & Schuster UK as commissioning editor in the Adult Fiction department next year, and will be working on the women’s... Read more
The Society of Authors has said it is "concerned" by the acquisition of Simon & Schuster by Penguin Random House's parent Bertelsmann, warning the move could adversely... Read more