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LBF, Working with Bologna, Moves to March for 2017

LBF, which in recent years has been scheduled in April, will be moving to March

E-book Sales Suffer Record Slump

Sales of electronic books have fallen by the most on record

Oyster, The 'Netflix For Books,' Shuts Down As Founders Join Google

Saying goodbye to the dream

Pulitzer Winner Makes Booker Prize Shortlist

A US Pulitzer Prize-winner and two British authors are among the six writers shortlisted for this year's Man Booker Prize

Other News

Ian Rankin Wants To Leave His Literary Papers To The National Library Of Scotland

How Snape Became Harry Potter's Most Unlikely Sex Symbol

New Book Uncovers The Complex Relationships Women Have To Their Hair

Crowdfunding Campaign Launched To Help Save Historic Copenhagen Atheneum Bookshop

UK's New Consumer Rights Act Will Protect The Right To Return Ebooks

Knopf Turns 100

Brian Friel, Irish Playwright, Dies Aged 86

Suit Against Pearson Education Over Royalties Moves Ahead

Amazon Bans Sales Of Apple TV And Chromecast On Its Site

Apple Store To Open In Waterstones New Street Building

2015 Dayton Literary Peace Prize Winners And Runner-ups Revealed

HarperCollins Creates HarperCollins Italia

Author James Sallis Quits Phoenix College Over Arizona Loyalty Oath

The Folio Prize 'Suspended' For 2016

Goldsmiths Prize 2015 Shortlist

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Trade Announcements

Indie British Author Gets 6-figure Deal Ahead Of Frankfurt

The London Book Fair And Bologna Children's Book Fair Publish Dates For 2017

Scholastic Extends And Expands Publishing Agreement With Lego® Through 2019

New Acquisition For Granta Books

HarperCollins Children's Books Renews Multi-Book Deal With Michael Morpurgo

Yellow Jersey Press Acquires 'Supermum' Athlete Jo Pavey's Autobiography

Icon Books Acquire Ground-Breaking New Book On Masculinity From 23-year Old Journalist

Kobo Launches 'Super Points' Loyalty Program

Abrams & Chronicle Books Announces New Publisher Smith Street Books As A Client

The Crime Writers' Association Announce Dagger Winners

Bloomsbury's Sales Of Paper Towns Reaches 1 Million

CABI and Book Aid International collaboration brings scientific publications to students in sub-Saharan Africa

Cape Acquire New Book From Jung Chang

Dazzling SF Debut To Transworld

Canongate Acquire Haunting Kafkaesque Narrative From Nigerian Debut Novelist

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Is There A Future In Unlimited Audiobook Subscriptions?

Or is it just a flash in the pan?

As Book Purchasing Behaviour Changes, So Must Publishers' Sales Metrics

Define and understand the purchase cycle

Is The Amazon Kindle Ruining America?

Thanks to the Amazon Kindle and other e-readers, books aren't worth much anymore

Everyone Has A Book In Them, But Not All Are Worth Reading

Why is it that actors, models and musicians always eventually try their hand at being writers - but never the other way round?

Feature Items

For Amy Schumer, Multimillion-dollar Book Deal Is All In The Timing

David Hirshey "thrilled to cost one of our competitors $9 million"

Publishers Link Up With Techies To 'Renew The Book'

Dutch competition that seeks to drive innovation in the industry

Nobody Tells Knopf Top Editor Sonny Mehta What To Publish

He wore a navy linen suit and a light blue chambray shirt

Jonathan Ball Set To Start New Chapter After Decades Of Publishing

In South Africa his name has been synonymous with good books for the past 40 years

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