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IPA and UN Unveil ‘SDG Book Club’ Promoting the Sustainable Development Goals
September 24, 2018 at 1:30 am

The SDG Book Club–a new collaboration between the International Publishers Association and the United Nations' Outreach Division–will curate young readers' books correlating with each of the UN's Sustainable Development Goals over 17 months. The post IPA and UN Unveil ‘SDG Book Club’ Promoting the Sustainable Development Goals appeared first on Publishing Perspectives.

IPA and UN Unveil ‘SDG Book Club’ Promoting the Sustainable Development Goals
September 24, 2018 at 1:30 am

The SDG Book Club–a new collaboration between the International Publishers Association and the United Nations' Outreach Division–will curate young readers' books correlating with each of the UN's Sustainable Development Goals over 17 months. The post IPA and UN Unveil ‘SDG Book Club’ Promoting the Sustainable Development Goals appeared first on Publishing Perspectives.

The Diary of a Bookseller by Shaun Bythell review – memoir
September 22, 2018 at 6:58 am

A proprietor’s journey from ‘amenable and friendly’ to ‘intolerant and antisocial’According to George Orwell, “there are always plenty of not quite certifiable lunatics walking the streets and they tend to gravitate towards bookshops”. Bythell’s diary suggests that not much has changed, in this respect at least, since Orwell worked in a bookshop in the 1930s.Bythell…

Pictures of the week
September 22, 2018 at 1:45 am

In this week's pictures round-up, Pan Macmillan celebrates its 175th anniversary while June Sarpong scoops the inaugural London Big Read Award.

Louise Parker's third book to Mitchell Beazley
September 22, 2018 at 1:45 am

Mitchell Beazley has acquired body-transformation expert Louise Parker's third book, Louise Parker: The 6 Week Programme, promising readers "a habit reset to reshape your body for life".

Mark Your Calendar — Upcoming Scholarly Kitchen Events
September 21, 2018 at 5:30 am

The Scholarly Kitchen is hitting the road. Information on our upcoming meeting panels and webinar is provided. The post Mark Your Calendar — Upcoming Scholarly Kitchen Events appeared first on The Scholarly Kitchen.

Mahfouz collection on working class artists to Westbourne Press
September 21, 2018 at 1:45 am

Saqi imprint The Westbourne Press has bought world English rights to Smashing It: Working Class Artists on Life, Art and Making It Happen, edited by poet and playwright Sabrina Mahfouz, recently made a Fellow of the Royal Society of Literature.

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