Seven Dials has acquired a book by the stars of the Channel 4 series "Escape to the Chateau" that will be hitting shelves in October 2020 as "a superlead release".
Independent press Broken Sleep Books is to appoint an editorial board, in a move that expands the company.
Jun 04 2020 ReedPop has released figures on the number of views its online editions of BookExpo and BookCon generated when they were held from May 26-31. ReedPop created the online forum when it was forced to cancel the in-person BookExpo and BookCon events because of the Covid-19 pandemic... ...Event director Jenny Martin told Publishers Weekly that the success of the online program means virtual events will be a part of BookExpo and BookCon in 2021. “We will definitely be blending virtual participation into our future plans because we are able to reach so many more people from all over...
First-time writer Lorelei Goulding has won Spread the Word's Life Writing Prize, for her "heart-breaking story" Birdie.
Everyman’s Library has launched a podcast hosted by broadcaster James Naughtie which will him discuss classic works of literature with a guest each episode.
Faber is to publish The Cummings Files: Confidential–Thoughts, Ideas, Actions by Dominic Cummings, written by Arthur Mathews.
If you’d asked me how I was coping a month ago, the truth would have been not so well actually. I let the anxiety that so many of us have been feeling overwhelm me, and I was tired of all the Zoom. SO TIRED.
David Walliams and Tony Ross are releasing another collection of stories, The World's Worst Parents, with HarperCollins Children's Books.
Stacey Halls' The Foundling (Zaffre) has toddled straight into the Audible weekly number one spot.
Reni Eddo-Lodge's Why I'm No Longer Talking to White People about Race (Bloomsbury) has rocketed straight into the Amazon Charts' Most-Sold: Non-Fiction number one spot in its first week in the chart.