The Society of Authors in London opens its 2023 submission program, having awarded 32 writers and illustrators with 2022 prizes.
The social-media success of #BookTok has prompted TikTok in England to open a ‘TikTok Book Club’ featuring a different title monthly.
A 31-year-old American agency buys a 123-year-old British agency in the UTA-Curtis Brown acquisition.
Taking many in the British publishing community by surprise, Costa Book Awards is discontinuing its long-running program.
The ‘Book of the Year’ series of 14 content-related British Book Awards includes work from many familiar publishers.
The UK’s Folio Society, at 75, creates a new award program for illustrators and issues a call for submissions.
The inaugural Caucasus and Black Sea Basin conference was the centerpiece of the UNESCO World Book Capital closer in Tbilisi.
With a goal of deeper penetration in the Japanese market, South Korea’s Naver/Webtoon subsidiary Line buys Ebook Initiative Japan.
Michèle Roberts in Italy and Maggie O’Farrell in England: Bologna and London announce brand-name author participation.
The author of ‘Preventing the Next Pandemic’ releases a new COVID-19 ‘vaccine for the world’ – which may also help slow down new variants.