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  • New 'Woman in Black' book set for release

    Helen Clifford, 13 Feb 2013

    Susan Hill's popular horror story 'The Woman in Black' is to make a return this year with the release of a sequel entitled 'The Woman in Black: Angel of

    Page 13 Feb 2013

  • Used e-books to be sold online

    Helen Clifford, 12 Feb 2013

    The popularity of e-books has been on the rise for the past few years thanks to the invention of digital readers and tablets, and now the craze could be set to

    Page 12 Feb 2013

  • Good turnout for National Libraries Day

    Helen Clifford, 12 Feb 2013

    National Libraries Day, which took place this past Saturday (February 9th), has been hailed as a success by ministers and reading institutions across the

    Page 12 Feb 2013

  • Ridley Scott to bring Philip K Dick adaptation to the small screen

    Helen Clifford, 11 Feb 2013

    Syfy has signed up to turn the Philip K Dick novel The Man in the High Castle into the latest in its portfolio of TV adaptations. Frank Spotnitz (The X-Files)

    Page 11 Feb 2013

  • Romantic novelist Jessica Blair is really Bill Spence

    Helen Clifford, 08 Feb 2013

    Many great writers down the years have used a pen name. Take Mark Twain, for example, the famous author of classic books such as ‘The Adventures of Huckleberry

    Page 08 Feb 2013

  • Children’s publisher to go digital

    Helen Clifford, 07 Feb 2013

    Nickelodeon Global Publishing, the publisher of children’s titles based on the company’s popular television programmes, has announced that it is to release a number

    Page 07 Feb 2013

  • Knopf to publish new Bridget Jones novel

    Helen Clifford, 06 Feb 2013

    Helen Fielding fans will no doubt be pleased to hear that Knopf is to publish the third book in the popular ‘Bridget Jones’ series this November. While no title

    Page 06 Feb 2013

  • ITV creates new publishing head role

    Helen Clifford, 08 Feb 2013

    ITV Studios has creates a new executive position to oversee and develop its publishing interests. ITV Studios Global Entertainment (ITVS GE) has appointed

    Page 08 Feb 2013

  • Oliver's cook book finally trumps Rowling's debut novel for adults

    Helen Clifford, 07 Dec 2012

    Jamie Oliver has outpaced JK Rowling on weekly books sales for the first time since their publications hit the shelves on September 27th.  As the Guardian

    Page 07 Dec 2012

  • Danish bestseller gets first English translation

    Helen Clifford, 06 Feb 2013

    Scandinavian literature has been very much in fashion for the past few years, with a number of top crime fiction novels emerging from the region. Perhaps most

    Page 06 Feb 2013

  • Amazon extends X-Ray capability to iOS

    Helen Clifford, 06 Dec 2012

    X-Ray for books forms part of the Kindle app from Amazon that allows readers to "see the bones of the book" by enabling them to learn more about notable characters,

    Page 06 Dec 2012

  • Fifty Shades of Grey scoops Popular Fiction award

    Helen Clifford, 05 Dec 2012

    EL James' chart-topping 'Fifty Shades of Grey' picked up the accolade for Specsavers Popular Fiction Book of the Year at the National Books Awards yesterday

    Page 05 Dec 2012

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