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Publishers launch initiative to highlight Palestinian authors and history
November 29, 2023 at 12:20 pm

The campaign by Publishers for Palestine will offer more than 30 free ebooks of poetry, fiction and nonfiction as ‘an act of solidarity’A group of publishers has launched a week-long initiative encouraging people to read books by Palestinian authors and about Palestinian history by offering free ebooks.#ReadPalestine begins on Wednesday and runs until 5 December.…

At Guadalajara: The EU Hosts Independent Publishers
November 29, 2023 at 11:20 am

Independent publishers from Latvia, Ireland, Argentina, and Mexico discuss their challenges at the 37th Guadalajara fair. The post At Guadalajara: The EU Hosts Independent Publishers appeared first on Publishing Perspectives.

S&S UK, Percival and NLT unite to boost children's reading
November 29, 2023 at 10:56 am

Author and illustrator Tom Percival, and his publisher Simon & Schuster UK Children’s, are helping to promote reading among children from disadvantaged backgrounds through a campaign for The Wrong Shoes.

Osborn named Leader of the Year at FutureBook
November 29, 2023 at 4:02 am

Polly Osborn, publishing strategy and communications director at Simon & Schuster, has been named Leader of the Year at this year’s FutureBook Awards.  

In Ascension by MacInnes crowned Blackwell’s Book of the Year
November 28, 2023 at 10:37 am

Martin MacInnes’ In Ascension (Atlantic) has been chosen by booksellers as Blackwell’s Book of the Year 2023. The book was shortlisted alongside Emperor of Rome by Mary Beard (Profile) and Pari Thomson’s debut Greenwild (Macmillan Children’s Books).