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  • Online retailer to publish famous librarian’s recommendations

    Katie Morhen, 12 Jan 2012

    A major online retailer is beginning a new project that will see it re-publish a number of out-of-print recommendations by a famous librarian, it was announced yesterday (January 11th). Amazon is set...

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  • American publishers capitalising on British TV series

    Katie Morhen, 12 Jan 2012

    Publishers and booksellers across the US are capitalising on the success of a popular British TV series after its second season began airing last Sunday (January 9th), it has been reported. American...

    Page 12 Jan 2012

  • Economics pressures drive Canadian publisher into merger

    Katie Morhen, 11 Jan 2012

    The effects of the global economic downturn have driven a popular Canadian publishing house into a merger with a leading industry name, it was announced yesterday (January 10th). McClelland & Stewart

    Page 11 Jan 2012

  • International publishing to hit $323bn in 2015, research suggests

    Katie Morhen, 11 Jan 2012

    The international publishing sector is expected to be worth $322.7 billion (£209 billion) by the year 2015 as digital publishing complements the print platform, research released yesterday (January...

    Page 11 Jan 2012

  • Campaign for consumers drives high street book sales, survey suggests

    Katie Morhen, 10 Jan 2012

    The combined efforts of the Mary Portas report and the Bookseller Association’s IndieBound campaign helped drive consumers to high streets to support independent bookstores, it has been reported. As...

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  • Music legend to publish book for AIDS cause

    Katie Morhen, 10 Jan 2012

    One of Britain’s most successful singer-songwriters is due to have a book published detailing his account of the AIDS epidemic as part of his efforts to raise money to support his charity cause.

    Page 10 Jan 2012

  • Former Woods’ coach publishes tell all

    Katie Morhen, 09 Jan 2012

    Golfing sensation Tiger Woods will have his career detailed in a new tell all from his former coach Hank Haney in a book due to be published by Crown Archetype on March 27th. However, the story will...

    Page 09 Jan 2012

  • Unknown Chinese blogger sees love tale published

    Katie Morhen, 09 Jan 2012

    A blog written by an unnamed Chinese author has caused a storm in the publishing world with a film already created to celebrate its love story, it has been reported. Set during the Cultural...

    Page 09 Jan 2012

  • Jobs biography tops e-book gifts at Christmas

    Katie Morhen, 06 Jan 2012

    The biography of the late Steve Jobs by Walter Isaacson topped the list of the most popular e-books gifted in Christmas 2011, it was revealed yesterday (January 5th). In second place was The Hunger...

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  • Bookseller to separate digital division

    Katie Morhen, 06 Jan 2012

    The number one bookseller in the US is looking to separate its digital division in an effort to capitalise on the success of its e-reader, it was announced yesterday (January 5th). Barnes & Noble has...

    Page 06 Jan 2012

  • Kindle dominates Christmas gifts as 1.3m e-readers sold

    Katie Morhen, 05 Jan 2012

    It seems Amazon is maintaining its grip on the e-reader market as it accounted for 92 per cent of the devices’ 1.3 million sales during Christmas 2011, research released yesterday (January 4th)...

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  • Bookseller to pawn off publishing division

    Katie Morhen, 05 Jan 2012

    A leading bookseller is believed to be selling its publishing division amid steep competition from an online retailer as it plans to expand its digital platform instead, it was reported today...

    Page 05 Jan 2012

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