Bonnier eyeing start-ups

Bonnier Book Ventures (BBV) is looking to invest in start-ups, c.e.o. Rebecka Leffler has told The Bookseller.  Continue reading at 'The Bookseller'

[ The Bookseller | 2017-03-17 00:00:00 UTC ]

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