The United Kingdom’s new ‘Sector Vision’ for the creative industries opens amid welcoming comments from publishing’s leadership.
Near the conclusion of the British Book Awards’ gala evening in London, the ‘Nibbies’ offer an unexpected honor for Salman Rushdie.
The British Book Awards contenders for Book Trade and Book of the Year are announced, with the shortlists consisting of 29 categories.
The 2022 FutureBook Conference in London was themed on cultural considerations in the industry alongside business realities.
The ‘Book of the Year’ series of 14 content-related British Book Awards includes work from many familiar publishers.
From its opening keynote to the closing presentation of the 2021 awards, diversity and sustainability were at the heart of FutureBook.
Consolidation and double-digit growth continue in UK and US audiobook markets. Yet ‘a wider vision for audio is stymied,’ as Philip Jones writes ahead of FutureBook.
This year’s FutureBook conference event in London will seat 350 delegates in live session at 155 Bishopsgate, while others view a live stream.
Recalled as being opinionated, decisive, and difficult as well as insightful, innovative, and impressive, David Whitaker died on August 4.
The British Book Awards’ three-hour digital prize program included Nibbie winners’ announcements in 28 categories.