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This Sporting Life: looking through Gerry Cranham’s lens – in pictures
December 4, 2021 at 5:38 am

To mark the release of a new book about the master sports photographer Gerry Cranham, we asked co-author Mark Leech to choose his favourite images and recall some of Cranham’s anecdotes from the 60s and 70s.Buy a copy of This Sporting LifeOrder prints from £55 via The Guardian Print Shop Continue reading...

The year that was
December 4, 2021 at 1:45 am

The m.d. of the Booksellers Association pays tribute to its members and the shop-floor staff who have ensured bookshops remain central to high streets.  

Bookshop Heroes class of 2021 revealed
December 4, 2021 at 1:45 am

Twenty-three people have been included in The Bookseller's Bookshop Heroes class of 2021, a list of some of the best individual booksellers in the UK and Ireland. 

Northern Writers’ Awards open with new prize from Myers
December 4, 2021 at 1:45 am

The Northern Writers’ Awards has opened for submissions with a chance to win a share of £40,000 in development opportunities as former winner Benjamin Myers (pictured) launches a new short story category. 

Charco signs Tenório's Jabuti-winning English debut
December 4, 2021 at 1:45 am

Charo Press is to publish Jeferson Tenório's "forceful and timely" novel The Flipside of Skin, which has just been named the 2021 winner of Brazil's most prestigious literary prize, the Jabuti.

Jacobson, Suttie and Roden to feature at Jewish Book Week
December 4, 2021 at 1:45 am

Authors including Howard Jacobson, novelist and comedian Isy Suttie and cookbook writer and cultural anthropologist Claudia Roden are among the line-up for Jewish Book Week, which returns as an in-person event next year.

Rights Roundup: Text and Light From ‘The End of the World’
December 3, 2021 at 3:35 pm

The rights sales we list today come from children's books, illustrated work for adults, fiction, and from Norway, Spain, Russia, and Turkey. The post Rights Roundup: Text and Light From ‘The End of the World’ appeared first on Publishing Perspectives.

Hypnotic Highlighters and Crayons
December 3, 2021 at 5:30 am

Some Friday Zen as Highlighter markers are made, and a classic trip to the crayon factory is revisited. The post Hypnotic Highlighters and Crayons appeared first on The Scholarly Kitchen.