Publishing

Bookoutre sells out to Hachette

It's another sad day in publishing, as a major independent force sells out to one of the big companies responsible for the decline of new talent in the book wor...
Bigot

Bigot loses book deal

Publishers Simon and Schuster have seen the light and cancelled publication of a book by right-wing commentator Milo Yiannopoulos. Oddly enough, it had nothing ...
Penguin Random House

Hoffman new chair of Penguin Random House

Philip Hoffman has been named Chairman of Penguin Random House it was announced today by the company’s Board of Directors. He succeeds John Makinson, who will h...
Bored man

Men give up on books sooner than women

Women are more likely to stick with a book they don't like. Men give up on it sooner. That's the finding from a study carried out by UK book discovery website J...