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  • Welsh Books Council criticises 'reluctance' to recognise talent

    The Bookseller, 17 Dec 2014

    This story is brought to you by our Official Global News Partner, The Bookseller There has been a “reluctance” shown outside of Wales to recognise the country’s “wealth

    17 Dec 2014

  • 5 mins with...Sam Edenborough

    The London Book Fair, 17 Dec 2014

    He’s currently serving as President of the Association of Authors’ Agents. Sam began his career at A M Heath, and afterwards worked at Andrew Nurnberg Associates. He joined ILA in 2001....

    17 Dec 2014

  • 5 mins with...Sam Edenborough

    The London Book Fair, 17 Dec 2014

    He’s currently serving as President of the Association of Authors’ Agents. Sam began his career at A M Heath, and afterwards worked at Andrew Nurnberg Associates. He joined ILA in 2001....

    17 Dec 2014

  • Blackwell's shop opening in High Holborn

    The Bookseller, 16 Dec 2014

    This story is brought to you by our Official Global News Partner, The Bookseller Blackwell’s is set to open a new store in London’s High Holborn this Friday (19th December) to

    16 Dec 2014

  • Harris to chair Costa Book of the Year judges

    The Bookseller, 15 Dec 2014

    This story is brought to you by our Official Global News Partner, The Bookseller Author Robert Harris will chair the judging panel for the 2014 Costa Book of the Year. He will be joined by

    15 Dec 2014

  • Kindle Unlimited launches in France and Brazil

    The Bookseller, 12 Dec 2014

    This story is brought to you by our Official Global News Partner, The Bookseller Kindle Unlimited has launched in France and Brazil, bringing to seven the number of

    12 Dec 2014

  • Massive cutbacks proposed at Library of Birmingham

    The Bookseller, 11 Dec 2014

    This story is brought to you by our Official Global News Partner, The Bookseller More than half the staff at the flagship Library of Birmingham will lose their jobs, while

    11 Dec 2014

  • Publishing for Digital Minds pursues global audience with multilingual social media backchannel

    Publishing for Digital Minds has recruited a team of ‘polyglot’ social media experts to deliver a conference backchannel in Mandarin, Spanish, Portuguese, German and Turkish and seeks more

    11 Dec 2014

  • MEXICO TO SHINE AT THE LONDON BOOK FAIR 2015

    International publishers urged to sign up now to be part of LBF Mexico Market Focus matchmaking sessions [London, 10 Dec]: The London Book Fair (LBF), in partnership with The Publishers Association...

    10 Dec 2014

  • Hachette to sell books through Twitter

    The Bookseller, 09 Dec 2014

    This story is brought to you by our Official Global News Partner, The Bookseller Hachette Book Group in the US has partnered with Gumroad to sell books directly through Twitter.

    09 Dec 2014

  • 5 mins with...Tamar Rydzinski

    The London Book Fair, 04 Dec 2014

    Our 5 minute interview this week is with Tamar Rydzinski. Tamar worked at Sanford J. Greenburger Associates prior to joining the Laura Dail Literary Agency. She graduated from Yeshiva University in...

    04 Dec 2014

  • Snapshot of the Week - 4 December 2014

    Roger Tagholm, 04 Dec 2014

    Autumn is upon us, season of lists – and everyone has been poring over the Bookseller’s 100, seeing who is in, who is out, who they know, who they don’t, who gets a photo, who doesn’t.

    04 Dec 2014

  • ASCEL: 'public libraries can help children with digital'

    The Bookseller, 02 Dec 2014

    This story is brought to you by our Official Global News Partner, The Bookseller Public libraries have a vital role in helping children navigate the digital landscape, the

    02 Dec 2014

  • 5 mins with...Farah Abushwesha

    The London Book Fair, 01 Dec 2014

    FARAH ABUSHWESHA is a writer, producer and founder of the BAFTA Rocliffe New Writing Forums. She is the author of Rocliffe Note – A Professional Approach for Screenwriters & Writer-Directors.

    01 Dec 2014

  • Godfray heads up Bookseller 100

    The Bookseller, 28 Nov 2014

    Booksellers Association chief executive Tim Godfray heads up our latest Bookseller 100, the sixth annual compilation of the people who have had the biggest impact across the book trade in the past

    28 Nov 2014

  • Snapshot of the Week - 27 November 2014

    Roger Tagholm, 27 Nov 2014

    New ways to attract readers have come from Oyster and Simon & Schuster in the US in recent days, with both launching online magazines. Subscription service Oyster launched The Oyster Review,

    27 Nov 2014

  • T&H wins at Design and Production awards

    The Bookseller, 25 Nov 2014

    This story is brought to you by our Official Global News Partner, The Bookseller A Thames and Hudson title about medical illustration has been crowned Book of the Year at this year’s

    25 Nov 2014

  • First Pan Mac buy for Tonkinson

    The Bookseller, 24 Nov 2014

    This story is brought to you by our Official Global News Partner, The Bookseller Pan Macmillan’s Carole Tonkinson has made her first acquisition for the publisher’s new

    24 Nov 2014

  • Profit jump for Usborne

    The Bookseller, 21 Nov 2014

    This story is brought to you by our Official Global News Partner, The Bookseller Children’s publisher Usborne made a pre-tax profit of £8.9m for the year ended 31st January 2014, up

    21 Nov 2014

  • EXPERTS GATHER IN LONDON FOR EDUCATION CONFERENCE

    What Works? Successful Education Policies, Resources and Technologies World Bank, Samsung and Ukie speakers in conference line up Thursday 16 April 2015 - Olympia Conference Centre, London The...

    20 Nov 2014

  • ALCS needs more diversity says chairman

    The Bookseller, 19 Nov 2014

    This story is brought to you by our Official Global News Partner, The Bookseller The board of the Authors’ Licensing and Collecting Society (ALCS) is a “rather white, middle-class group, which does

    19 Nov 2014

  • Blink signs two more from YouTube star Alfie Deyes

    The Bookseller, 18 Nov 2014

    This story is brought to you by our Official Global News Partner, The Bookseller YouTuber Alfie Deyes is to write two more books for Blink Publishing, including a sequel to his bestselling debut The

    18 Nov 2014

  • 5 mins with...Cai Jianfeng

    The London Book Fair, 18 Nov 2014

    Cai Jianfeng is Assistant President of the Beijing Foreign Studies University (BFSU) and President of the Foreign Language Teaching and Research Press (FLTRP).

    18 Nov 2014

  • Quarto strikes distribution deal with Allen & Unwin

    The Bookseller, 17 Nov 2014

    This story is brought to you by our Official Global News Partner, The Bookseller The Quarto Group has consolidated its distribution in Australia and New Zealand following a

    17 Nov 2014

  • Flanagan and Macdonald on Waterstones shortlist

    The Bookseller, 12 Nov 2014

    This story is brought to you by our Official Global News Partner, The Bookseller Man Booker Prize winner The Narrow Road to the Deep North and Samuel Johnson Prize winner

    12 Nov 2014

  • New guidelines for AAA

    The Bookseller, 10 Nov 2014

    This story is brought to you by our Official Global News Partner, The Bookseller The Association of Authors’ Agents (AAA) has adopted a new set of guidelines in response to

    10 Nov 2014

  • Consumer engagement takes centre stage as Publishing for Digital Minds names 2015 conference chairs

    Unbound co-founder and QI creator John Mitchinson and HarperCollins’ head of events Sam Missingham will co-chair the Publishing for Digital Minds 2015.  NEWS FOR RELEASE, LONDON, October 2014:...

    07 Nov 2014

  • Bookseller's Digital Census predicts end to territoriality

    The Bookseller, 06 Nov 2014

    This story is brought to you by our Official Global News Partner, The Bookseller Publishers are confident their digital sales will continue to increase, but at a slower rate

    06 Nov 2014

  • Content travels to Cannes with The London Book Fair

    Sam D'Elia, 06 Nov 2014

    Champagne, large boats and long lunches – on the face of it, you would be forgiven for thinking that a trip to the Film & TV markets of Cannes would be a rather

    06 Nov 2014

  • IPA protests to Spain on piracy

    The Bookseller, 05 Nov 2014

    This story is brought to you by our Official Global News Partner, The Bookseller The International Publishers Association has written a letter to Spain’s Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy,

    05 Nov 2014

  • 5 mins with...Javier Celaya

    The London Book Fair, 05 Nov 2014

    Javier Celaya is the CEO of Dosdoce.com which was launched in March 2004 for the purpose of analyzing the use of new technologies in the cultural sector and publishes annual studies related to trends...

    05 Nov 2014

  • Sharjah Internaional Book Fair Announces a Partnership with The London Book Fair to Deliver Rights Trading Opportunities for Arab Publishers

    Sharjah, November 5th 2014: In an exclusive partnership for the Arab Publishing Industry, SIBF is delighted to announce matchmaking and networking opportunities for their

    05 Nov 2014

  • Scots back kids’ book centre at Moat Brae

    The Bookseller, 03 Nov 2014

    This story is brought to you by our Official Global News Partner, The Bookseller  The Scottish book industry has spoken out in support of the creation of a new centre for

    03 Nov 2014

  • Snapshot of the Week - 30 October 2014

    Roger Tagholm, 30 Oct 2014

    As the pumpkins glow in a thousand doorways and peek out from displays in hundreds of bookshop windows, the industry has been trying to figure out if the Amazon-Simon & Schuster deal is trick or a

    30 Oct 2014

  • 5 mins with...Laura Wood

    The London Book Fair, 29 Oct 2014

    Well, I have just finished rereading Madame Bovary because I am teaching it this week. I think it's one of the most beautiful books in existence and I find new things to love about it each time I...

    29 Oct 2014

  • Watch time at YouTube 'growing 50% a year'

    The Bookseller, 28 Oct 2014

    This story is brought to you by our Official Global News Partner, The Bookseller Publishers who do not have a strategy related to YouTube are missing an opportunity, publicists

    28 Oct 2014

  • What Does the Day of the Dead Mean in Mexican Culture?

    Leading author and academic join London’s Day of the Dead celebrations with literary salon As London goes Mexico mad with Day of the Dead celebrations across town, The London Book Fair, the British

    28 Oct 2014

  • FutureBook Census shows shift to tablets

    The Bookseller, 28 Oct 2014

    This story is brought to you by our Official Global News Partner, The Bookseller For the first time in the five years of the FutureBook Digital Census, more

    28 Oct 2014

  • PIPCU gets funding to 2017

    The Bookseller, 24 Oct 2014

    This story is brought to you by our Official Global News Partner, The Bookseller The Police Intellectual Property Crime Unit (PIPCU), which fights piracy across industries

    24 Oct 2014

  • Snapshot of the Week - 24 October 2014

    Roger Tagholm, 24 Oct 2014

    This week saw the inaugural Montegrappa Scholastic Prize for New Children’s Writing awarded to former Waterstone’s children’s bookseller Laura Wood for new novel Poppy Pym at a special reception at

    24 Oct 2014

  • Spivey made group contracts director at Hachette UK

    The Bookseller, 22 Oct 2014

    This story is brought to you by our Official Global News Partner, The Bookseller Little, Brown’s rights and contracts director Diane Spivey is to take on the newly

    22 Oct 2014

  • 5 mins with...Andrew Crofts

    The London Book Fair, 22 Oct 2014

    Andrew Crofts is a ghostwriter and author who has published more than eighty books, a dozen of which were Sunday Times number one bestsellers. He has also guided a number of international clients...

    22 Oct 2014

  • Gibbons named as UK's first 'comics laureate'

    The Bookseller, 20 Oct 2014

    This story is brought to you by our Official Global News Partner, The Bookseller Graphic novelist Dave Gibbons is to become the UK’s first comics laureate. Gibbons was

    20 Oct 2014

  • Snapshot of the Week - 17 October 2014

    Roger Tagholm, 17 Oct 2014

    Further proof – as if it were needed – that self-publishing is a force to be reckoned with came from the latest report from Bowker which showed that in 2013 the number of self-published titles

    17 Oct 2014

  • TISP Survey “R&D needs in European book publishing”

    Access to finance is biggest obstacle for innovation / Growing interest in international cooperation Germany, 8/10/2014 – Innovation is of great importance to book publishers: almost three quarters...

    17 Oct 2014

  • DreamWorks enters into Igloo Books deal

    The Bookseller, 17 Oct 2014

    This story is brought to you by our Official Global News Partner, The Bookseller DreamWorks Animation Publishing has signed a master UK publishing deal with Igloo Books.

    17 Oct 2014

  • E-book fans 'reading more', says Mintel

    The Bookseller, 16 Oct 2014

    This story is brought to you by our Official Global News Partner, The Bookseller E-book fans are upping their reading habit because e-books are cheaper than print copies,

    16 Oct 2014

  • 5 mins with...Jo Glanville

    The London Book Fair, 15 Oct 2014

    Jo is director of English PEN. She was an award-winning editor of Index on Censorship and is a former BBC current affairs producer. She has written for the London Review of Books, the Guardian and...

    15 Oct 2014

  • Publishers can now enter Warwick Prize direct

    The Bookseller, 13 Oct 2014

    This story is brought to you by our Official Global News Partner, The Bookseller Publishers will be able to submit work directly for consideration for The Warwick Prize for

    13 Oct 2014

  • Bertelsmann fully acquires Gruner + Jar

    The Bookseller, 13 Oct 2014

    This story is brought to you by our Official Global News Partner, The Bookseller  Bertelsmann has acquired full ownership of magazine and digital content publisher

    13 Oct 2014

  • Hachette illustrators join BAMB campaign

    The Bookseller, 13 Oct 2014

    This story is brought to you by our Official Global News Partner, The Bookseller Hachette children’s book illustrators including Cressida Cowell and Lauren

    13 Oct 2014

  • Snapshot of the Week - 10 October 2014

    Roger Tagholm, 10 Oct 2014

    Bloomsbury’s Richard Charkin questioned the value of foreign publishers selling English language rights this week, suggesting that the market was already over-published and that if

    10 Oct 2014

  • The London Book Fair International Excellence Awards 2015 Submissions Open

    Recognising publishing success at an international level Has your publishing company excelled this year? Do you know of an individual or company who ought to be celebrated on an international stage?...

    08 Oct 2014

  • LBF opens submissions for its Charity of the Year 2015

    London, 6 October 2014 The London Book Fair (LBF) is pleased to announce that submissions are now open for its Charity of the Year 2015. The London Book Fair Charity of the Year

    06 Oct 2014

  • Hutchinson pre-empts on Nagasaki debut

    The Bookseller, 02 Oct 2014

    This story is brought to you by our Official Global News Partner, The Bookseller Hutchinson has pre-empted world rights to debut novel A Dictionary of Mutual

    02 Oct 2014

  • BAFTA Names Emerging Children’s Screenwriter To Receive International Industry Trip

    Alison Down selected from three finalists to attend MIPJunior children’s programming market in October Supported by The London Book Fair London, 1 October: The British Academy of Film

    01 Oct 2014

  • 5 mins with...Hiroshi Sogo

    The London Book Fair, 01 Oct 2014

    Hiroshi SOGO is the Director of Kinokuniya Company Ltd (Japan). Kinokuniya, established in 1927 in Tokyo, is one of the major book retail and library supply companies headquartered in Japan.

    01 Oct 2014

  • Acceptance of Science Book Prize Award

    Popular science writing shines: Royal Society Winton Prize for Science Books shortlist announced Winner announced on 10 November 2014 Six enthralling books that help readers to better understand...

    01 Oct 2014

  • S&S signs with Mofibo

    The Bookseller, 30 Sep 2014

    This story is brought to you by our Official Global News Partner, The Bookseller Simon & Schuster has cut a deal with Danish e-book subscription service Mofibo for its backlist

    30 Sep 2014

  • Patterson awards grants to 73 indie bookshops

    The Bookseller, 26 Sep 2014

    More than £130,000 has been allocated to 73 independent bookshops in the UK and Ireland in the first round of grants funded on this side of the Atlantic by author James Patterson. Patterson has...

    26 Sep 2014

  • The Bookseller launches YA Prize

    The Bookseller, 26 Sep 2014

    The Bookseller is to launch the first ever prize for Young Adult books in the UK and Ireland. The decision to create the prize was made after The Bookseller reported on the deficit of

    26 Sep 2014

  • LBF 2015: Submissions Open for Insights programme

    London, 26 Sep 2014

    Insights programme: over 200 events during LBF including seminars, interviews, workshops and demonstrations The London Book Fair (LBF) is seeking seminar submissions for their hugely

    26 Sep 2014

  • Snapshot of the Week - 25 September 2014

    Roger Tagholm, 25 Sep 2014

    “It’s not a business, it’s an illness,” declared Orna Ross, founder of the Alliance of Independent Authors, at this week’s Tech Tuesday debate on ‘The Rise And Rise Of Self-Publishing’, organised by

    25 Sep 2014

  • 5 mins with... Helen McAleer

    The London Book Fair, 24 Sep 2014

    Helen McAleer is the chief global development officer for the Walker Group, and MD of Walker Productions, leading a global team responsible for shaping the Walker Group companies and their properties...

    24 Sep 2014

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