International Publishing News

Updated about 8 years ago [ At: 2012-02-03 00:00:00 UTC]


Ladybird partners with Mirror

Ladybird has partnered with the Daily Mirror and Sunday Mirror for a second year in a free book... Continue reading at 'The Bookseller'

[ The Bookseller | 2012-02-03 00:00:00 UTC ]
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PLR shows focus on crime and kids

Crime and thriller authors, almost all American, make up every one of the top 10 most borrowed... Continue reading at 'The Bookseller'

[ The Bookseller | 2012-02-03 00:00:00 UTC ]
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Pan Mac acquires Hensher writing title

Pan Macmillan has acquired a non-fiction title by Man Booker-shortlisted novelist and journalist... Continue reading at 'The Bookseller'

[ The Bookseller | 2012-02-02 00:00:00 UTC ]
More news stories like this | News stories tagged with: #non-fiction title #pan macmillan


WHS launches R&J children's promotion

W H Smith has launched its new Richard & Judy Children’s Book Club promotion with a... Continue reading at 'The Bookseller'

[ The Bookseller | 2012-02-02 00:00:00 UTC ]
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BBC Books in two-year deal with "The Voice"

BBC Books has signed a two-year publishing deal with the BBC's upcoming talent show "The... Continue reading at 'The Bookseller'

[ The Bookseller | 2012-02-02 00:00:00 UTC ]
More news stories like this | News stories tagged with: #two-year deal #bbc books


Century buys Chatterton crime debut

Century has acquired two novels in a new procedural crime series by author Ed Chatterton,... Continue reading at 'The Bookseller'

[ The Bookseller | 2012-02-02 00:00:00 UTC ]
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Amazon launches India e-commerce site

Amazon has this morning launched an e-commerce site in India called Junglee.com. The platform... Continue reading at 'The Bookseller'

[ The Bookseller | 2012-02-02 00:00:00 UTC ]
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Digital-only short story trails Fforde novel

Random House has released the first direct-to-digital fiction title by bestselling author Katie... Continue reading at 'The Bookseller'

[ The Bookseller | 2012-02-02 00:00:00 UTC ]
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Dan Shepherd new deputy m.d. at HCB

Hachette Children's Books has appointed Penguin group sales director Dan Shepherd to the... Continue reading at 'The Bookseller'

[ The Bookseller | 2012-02-02 00:00:00 UTC ]
More news stories like this | News stories tagged with: #hachette children #dan shepherd


International print sales retreat—but US ebooks 'slowing'

Print sales are in retreat in almost all markets across the world tracked by Nielsen BookScan,... Continue reading at 'The Bookseller'

[ The Bookseller | 2012-02-02 00:00:00 UTC ]
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'You're on': Benn to write for Gollancz

Gollancz has signed a debut science fiction novel from comedian and songwriter Mitch Benn, star... Continue reading at 'The Bookseller'

[ The Bookseller | 2012-02-01 00:00:00 UTC ]
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McGraw-Hill 'explores education sale'

McGraw-Hill is exploring a possible sale of its $2.5bn-plus education business, according to a... Continue reading at 'The Bookseller'

[ The Bookseller | 2012-02-01 00:00:00 UTC ]
More news stories like this | News stories tagged with: #education business


Amazon ups UK ebook sales five-fold

Amazon.co.uk increased Kindle ebook sales by five times in its fourth quarter but its parent... Continue reading at 'The Bookseller'

[ The Bookseller | 2012-02-01 00:00:00 UTC ]
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January book spend falls as digital bites

Printed book sales fell 12% year on year in January, with spending falling to its lowest point... Continue reading at 'The Bookseller'

[ The Bookseller | 2012-02-01 00:00:00 UTC ]
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Unbound signs first two titles

Crowd-funded publisher Unbound has signed its first two rights deals, with c.e.o. John Mitchinson... Continue reading at 'The Bookseller'

[ The Bookseller | 2012-02-01 00:00:00 UTC ]
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No More Pencils, No More Books

Can’t wait for high school calculus iBooks where kids have to triangulate Kindle sales with rubbish percentage data –Dan Frommer, via Twitter Continue reading at 'AllThingsD'

[ AllThingsD | 2012-02-01 00:00:00 UTC ]
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VIDEO: International festival of comic books

Comic book fans gather in the French city of Angouleme to celebrate the 39th international festival of comic books. Continue reading at 'BBC News'

[ BBC News | 2012-02-01 00:00:00 UTC ]
More news stories like this | News stories tagged with: #french city #comic books #international festival


GooReader: When you need Google Books to go

Google Books is a gigantic and ever-expanding online library of books and magazines that can be used to read classic titles free of charge as well as to purchase new releases in all manner of categories. But you may be one of the many people who have found that the interface for the website and... Continue reading at 'Betanews'

[ Betanews | 2012-02-01 00:00:00 UTC ]
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Library inquiry to hear oral evidence

The Culture, Media and Sport select committee inquiry into library closures will begin hearing... Continue reading at 'The Bookseller'

[ The Bookseller | 2012-02-01 00:00:00 UTC ]
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AA acquires narrative travel from Dan Kieran

AA Publishing is continuing to acquire narrative travel titles, scooping The Idle Traveller by... Continue reading at 'The Bookseller'

[ The Bookseller | 2012-02-01 00:00:00 UTC ]
More news stories like this | News stories tagged with: #idle traveller #aa publishing #dan kieran