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The world elsewhere
August 1, 2018 at 1:45 am

The moral case for geographical diversity, as set out by the Northern Fiction Alliance, stands to benefit the industry in its entirety argues Anita Sethi.  

Further sales and profit lifts at CUP
August 1, 2018 at 1:45 am

Cambridge University Press saw turnover of £316m in the year to 30th April 2018, a headline rise of 3.1% on the previous year's total of £306m.

Four questions for...Liz Calder on The English Patient
August 1, 2018 at 1:45 am

On 8th July, Michael Ondaatje’s The English Patient was named the Golden Booker winner; the best novel to have won the prize in its 50-year history. Liz Calder, co-founder of Bloomsbury publishing, tells Natasha Onwuemezi how the business came to sign the book, and the reason for its enduring appeal. How did you come to…

Woodward exposes Trump 'fear' for S&S
August 1, 2018 at 1:45 am

Simon & Schuster UK will publish Fear: Trump in the White House by Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and author Bob Woodward.

Origin cracks the code for a Dan Brown hat-trick
August 1, 2018 at 1:45 am

Dan Brown’s fifth Robert Langdon title Origin (Corgi) has spent a third week running at the UK Official Top 50 number one, selling 36,723 copies through Nielsen BookScan’s Total Consumer Market.

YALC celebrates fifth birthday
August 1, 2018 at 1:45 am

The Young Adult Literature Convention (YALC) celebrated its fifth birthday with its busiest year ever and appearances from authors including Juno Dawson and Tom and Giovanna Fletcher.

Pan Mac in 2019 move to Clerkenwell
August 1, 2018 at 1:45 am

Pan Macmillan will move from its current location in King's Cross to a "larger and distinctive" new eight-storey headquarters in London's Clerkenwell next year.

Last Exit to Brooklyn is ruled not obscene by court of appeal - archive, 1 August 1968
August 1, 2018 at 12:30 am

1 August 1968: Publishers of Hubert Selby Jr’s novel have their conviction of publishing an obscene article quashed by three judgesPublishers yesterday gave two almost hearty cheers for the success of Calder and Boyars’ appeal in the Last Exit to Brooklyn case. Maybe it was not a new dawn for controversial literature because the quashing…

New York Rights Fair To Colocate at Javits Center With BookExpo in 2019
July 31, 2018 at 2:49 pm

After testing the preferences of 2018 attendees in surveys, BookExpo and the New York Rights Fair have announced that while the two events will continue to be independently produced, they'll both be together at the Javits Center in 2019. The post New York Rights Fair To Colocate at Javits Center With BookExpo in 2019 appeared…

New York Rights Fair To Colocate at Javits Center With BookExpo in 2019
July 31, 2018 at 2:49 pm

After testing the preferences of 2018 attendees in surveys, BookExpo and the New York Rights Fair have announced that while the two events will continue to be independently produced, they'll both be together at the Javits Center in 2019. The post New York Rights Fair To Colocate at Javits Center With BookExpo in 2019 appeared…

Little White Lies in Healthcare Publishing
July 31, 2018 at 5:30 am

This Guest Post from Phaedra Cress explores the increased acceptance of unethical behavior in scholarly publishing. The post Little White Lies in Healthcare Publishing appeared first on The Scholarly Kitchen.