The UK’s Intellectual Property Office announces it won’t change copyright now, but ‘remains committed to exploring opportunities.’
At the upcoming Guadalajara International Book Fair, the Bologna Children’s Book Fair stages programming aimed at illustrators.
‘The buzz and energy’ around the in-person Frankfurter Buchmesse, says Stephanie Barrouillet, ‘is needed.’
Authors including Neil Gaiman, Philip Pullman, Olga Tokarczuk, Max Porter, and Bernardine Evaristo lead the Society of Authors’ appeal.
As much as £2.2 billion (US$3.1 billion) in revenue, the Publishers Association says, is imperiled in the UK’s copyright consultation.
The British charity BookTrust refreshed its Bookstart Baby Bag program which donates new board books to families with babies.
A total 2,661 authors, illustrators, and translators question London’s consultation on post-Brexit copyright.
The British Book Awards’ three-hour digital prize program included Nibbie winners’ announcements in 28 categories.
This British Book Awards’ new ‘page-turner’ category is included in the ‘book of the year’ shortlists, with an awards event planned on May 13.
Eight retailers and nine small presses now are in the running for the British Book Awards’ top winners’ list, coming in May.