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Waterstones opens first new location since 2008

theBookseller.com - Thu, 04/17/2014 - 16:01
Waterstones is to open a new store in Ringwood, Hampshire, on Saturday (19th April). It is the...

OUP confirms 68 redundancies at Nelson Thornes

theBookseller.com - Thu, 04/17/2014 - 15:38
Oxford University Press (OUP) has confirmed that 68 people have been made redundant from Nelson...

Amazon partners with Samsung for new app

theBookseller.com - Thu, 04/17/2014 - 15:16
Samsung has today launched a new app created in partnership with Amazon, which will allow Galaxy...

TV deal for A K Benedict

theBookseller.com - Thu, 04/17/2014 - 12:43
Company Pictures, the production company behind adaptations of The White Queen and Wolf Hall, has...

Third quarter revenue drop for Haynes

theBookseller.com - Thu, 04/17/2014 - 12:39
A small frontlist and weak sales for its automotive manuals led to a revenue shortfall of 27% for...

FIlm deal for Kuzneski's The Hunters

theBookseller.com - Thu, 04/17/2014 - 11:38
Film rights to Chris Kuzneski’s The Hunters (Headline) have been optioned by a new UK-based...

NY indie Pegasus builds UK presence

theBookseller.com - Thu, 04/17/2014 - 09:47
Independent New York publisher Pegasus Books is launching its first publicity campaigns in the UK...

World Book Day's Storycraft success

theBookseller.com - Thu, 04/17/2014 - 09:39
More than 6,000 children have written stories through World Book Day’s interactive tool...

European Commission seeks education 'complementarity'

theBookseller.com - Thu, 04/17/2014 - 09:35
The European Commission (EC) is calling for the “complementary” use of Open...

Sue Townsend: A tribute

theBookseller.com - Thu, 04/17/2014 - 09:29
The bestselling author of the Adrian Mole books died on 10th April. Louise Moore, managing...

Publishing needs to re-focus on gender

theBookseller.com - Thu, 04/17/2014 - 09:21
UK publishing has been slow in making progress towards gender equality in the top roles, industry...

UK YA Convention final line-up revealed

theBookseller.com - Wed, 04/16/2014 - 17:07
The final list of authors attending the UK’s first Young Adult Literature Convention (YALC...

Quadrille signs GBBO's Bell

theBookseller.com - Wed, 04/16/2014 - 13:50
Quadrille has signed a cookbook Recipes from a Normal Mum by Holly Bell. Publishing director...

Bloomsbury wins River of Ink auction

theBookseller.com - Wed, 04/16/2014 - 10:45
Bloomsbury has won the rights to an “astonishingly assured” debut literary novel,...

HoZ pre-empts debut in six-figure deal

theBookseller.com - Wed, 04/16/2014 - 10:19
Head of Zeus has signed two books from debut novelist Clare Carson in six-figure pre-empt. Laura...

Watkins signs Radio 4's 'Prayer for the Day'

theBookseller.com - Wed, 04/16/2014 - 10:02
Watkins Publishing is to publish a book of BBC Radio 4’s long-running series “Prayer...

Indies save Polare stores

theBookseller.com - Wed, 04/16/2014 - 09:50
Only two years after investment company ProCures bought the 16 Selexyz high street bookshops out...

Wiley buys CrossKnowledge

theBookseller.com - Wed, 04/16/2014 - 09:11
John Wiley & Sons is to buy distance learning training company CrossKnowledge for the sum of...

Reading Agency survey finds 63% of men rarely read

theBookseller.com - Wed, 04/16/2014 - 09:10
Men are giving up on reading books because they prefer to watch the big screen version instead, a...

Egmont mines its way to second number one

theBookseller.com - Tue, 04/15/2014 - 16:31
Egmont has notched up just its second UK Official Top 50 number one with its Minecraft franchise...