Faulks, Powers and Towles at Hutchinson Heinemann showcase
July 29, 2021 at 1:45 am

Sebastian Faulks has spoken of how male authors writing female characters is increasingly viewed with scepticism, while Richard Powers revealed the impact of the pandemic on his book, in a Hutchinson Heinemann showcase.

HarperCollins partners with Wastebuster on 'recycle to read' campaign
July 29, 2021 at 1:45 am

HarperCollins has joined forces with not-for-profit recycling programme Wastebuster on its "recycle to read" campaign, which aims to develop a UK wide infrastructure for the recycling of hard to recycle plastics, and engage children in environmental education by showing them the value of their old and unwanted toys.

Mendez and Stuart shortlisted for Polari First Book Prize
July 29, 2021 at 1:45 am

Books exploring intersectionality have dominated both 2021 Polari Prize shortlists, with Booker winner Douglas Stuart and Paul Mendez both nominated and half the titles coming from independent publishers.