Carroll joins Pedigree Books

Phil Carroll, former head of book buying for Sainsbury's, is joining Pedigree Books Ltd as its interim head of sales. Pedigree Books, sister company to Pedigree Dolls & Toys, publishes annuals, yearbooks, learning and seasonal activity formats for children. Carroll will join the company on Monday 4th May and will work alongside Matthew Reynolds, publishing director at Pedigree. In his new role, he will be responsible for driving forward Pedigree’s sales team across all sales channels and ranges. Continue reading at 'The Bookseller'

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How to Join a TikTok Book Club

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More than 25 Organizations Join ALA's 'Unite Against Book Bans' Campaign

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Petty joins Blair Partnership from Macmillan Children's Books

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