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‘Polymath’ author to offer unique insight into critical & commercial success across books, film and TV News for release, 19 February 2014: The London Book Fair is delighted to announce
18 Feb 2014
Katie Morhen, 14 Dec 2011
The Swedish publisher of Stieg Larsson’s internationally acclaimed Millennium Trilogy has launched an iPhone app ahead of the worldwide release of David Fincher’s remake of The Girl with the Dragon...
14 Dec 2011
Katie Morhen, 20 Jan 2012
The world of self-publishing could be revolutionised with the launch of a new app from Apple that enables authors to simply ‘drag and drop’ to generate their works into a distributable digital book.
20 Jan 2012
Shares in technology company Apple have fallen despite the announcement that it sold record numbers of iPhones and iPads in the run up to Christmas. Some 51 million iPhones were
29 Jan 2014
Katie Morhen, 18 Jan 2012
One of the world’s most dominant players in digital platforms is believed to be on the verge of revolutionising the educational industry ahead of an announcement it is making in New York on Thursday...
18 Jan 2012
A new Arabic e-bookstore is achieving considerable success, overcoming challenges to the market faced by publishers in Arabic-speaking countries and attracting new readers. Piracy is a large
21 Feb 2014
Katie Morhen, 06 Mar 2012
The president of independent publishing house Atlas & Co is set to edit a series of 12 biographies for online retailer Amazon from June 2013. The series will be entitled Amazon Lives, with James...
06 Mar 2012
Katie Morhen, 12 Mar 2012
A Sydney-based publisher has secured a seven-figure deal after turning a free online story into a New York Times bestseller. EL James’ Fifty Shades of Grey topped the charts of the paper’s bestseller...
12 Mar 2012
Helen Clifford, 22 Apr 2013
People in Australia have been offered book vouchers by one store, which is hoping it can persuade them to ditch their Kindles and rely on its own
22 Apr 2013
Fiona Kellagher, 09 Dec 2011
A leading Australian book retailer is turning its hand to the digital platform as it unveiled plans for a new e-publishing service aimed at budding authors. Dymocks has
09 Dec 2011
Katie Morhen, 15 Feb 2012
An Australian publisher could be about to revolutionise book reading trends in the country with the launch of its digital-only imprint, announced yesterday (February 14th). Pan Macmillan has...
15 Feb 2012
Books from around the Commonwealth are battling it out for a prestigious title, and it seems those from Australia stand a particularly good chance. The
10 Apr 2013
Helen Clifford, 15 Nov 2012
A Scottish woman produced her debut novel on her Blackberry during her daily commute from Ayrshire and Glasgow. As the Daily Record reports, Dr Sharon Baillie
15 Nov 2012
Katie Morhen, 17 Nov 2011
Authors on the lookout for worldwide recognition will now be able to up their ante if they decide to self-publish with Penguin in a new scheme launched yesterday (November 16th). Beginning at a fee...
17 Nov 2011
More than 500 of the world's most well known authors have called on governments around the world to stop spying on their citizens. Signatories on a letter addressed to
10 Dec 2013
Critically-acclaimed Scottish writer Ali Smith and former poet laureate Andrew Motion are among the literary figures supporting the launch of a new publishing scheme Visual
04 Nov 2013
The Bookseller, 28 Mar 2014
Writers including poet laureate Carol Ann Duffy, Ruth Padel, Kathy Lette, David Hare, AL Kennedy and Tracy Chevalier are taking part in a protest today (Friday
28 Mar 2014
LONDON, 7th February 2012: The London Book Fair is pleased to announce bestselling authors Peter James, Bi Feiyu and Patrick Ness as the three Authors of the Day for 2012. The Author of the
07 Feb 2012
Helen Clifford, 20 Nov 2012
Prize-winning novelist Jeanette Winterson has called for the government to remove libraries from council leisure budgets and put them into the education category
20 Nov 2012
Helen Clifford, 22 Nov 2012
The chief executive of Barnes & Noble (B&N) has admitted paper books are not big on his agenda these days, with digital platforms more his thing. In
22 Nov 2012
Helen Clifford, 11 Dec 2012
UK consumers are finally able to get their hands on Nook Video from Barnes & Noble, enabling them to access a wide range of film and TV content from one device.
11 Dec 2012
Katie Morhen, 07 Nov 2011
E-reading is poised for a new look as an industry giant prepares to launch its first tablet e-reader. Barnes & Noble is expected to unveil its Nook tablet at a conference in New York
07 Nov 2011
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
Winner of the special BAFTA Rocliffe New Writing Forum showcase will attend MIP Junior, supported by The London Book Fair London, 30 June: The British Academy
30 Jun 2014