BAMB

British readers pick 2018 favourite book

British readers have picked their 2018 favourite book at the third annual Books Are My Bag Readers Awards. The winners came from shortlists put together by book...

Amazon picks new spots for US expansion

Amazon has chosen sites in New York City and Northern Virginia for its new headquarters. The New York office will be located in Queens. The Northern Virginia si...
Ninedots

Nine Dots Prize

The Nine Dots Prize is open until January 21, 2019 and is free to enter. Submit a 3,000 word response to the question: Is there still no place like home? ...
Oxford Library

‘Obscene’ books on show at University

A collection of books once dubbed 'obscene' are to go on display at Oxford University's Bodleian’s Weston Library It's the first ever display of books from t...
Poetry

Edward Thomas Poetry Competition 2019

The Edward Thomas Poetry Competition 2019 is open until January 28, 2019. Submit poems of any length, in any style and on any subject. Prizes: First prize...

EU Removes VAT on eBooks

In a decision that has been years in the making, the EU has decided to allow the removal of VAT on ebooks, just as it has done for print books all this time. Th...