book2book

  booktrade.info

Search Booktrade.info:  


Thursday 24th July

Book2book Home Book Trade News Trade Announcements Bestseller Lists About Booktrade.info

City Of Literature Status Celebrated At Norwich

Posted at 7:59AM Wednesday 05 Dec 2012

The Lord Mayor of Norwich, Ralph Gayton, hosted the reception at Blackfriars' Hall, in St Andrews Street, to celebrate the hard work which went in to secure the status.

Writers from Norwich and around the east of England joined the lord mayor and Brenda Arthur, leader of Norwich City Council and cabinet member with responsibility for culture, at the reception.

Norwich won its UNESCO bid in May, making it only the sixth city in the world to receive the designation, alongside Edinburgh in Scotland, Melbourne in Australia, Iowa City in the USA, Dublin in Ireland and Iceland's capital, Reykjavik.

edp24.co.uk




Get book trade news by email

Daily book trade headlines and breaking publishing news by email - just £3 a month. Click on the Subscribe button below to sign up now

Find out more


Search the news archive:
 






More Book Trade News

Modernised 'Readable' Bible Raises Nearly £330,000 On Kickstarter
www.independent.co.uk

New "tidied-up" version

Comic-Con 2014: What To Expect
www.telegraph.co.uk

Marvel Comics, Game of Thrones and True Blood are among the big names at this year's San Diego Comic-Con

Bublish Secures New Round Of Investment Funding
goodereader.com

Opportunities for authors and readers to connect over like content

Dundurn Switches To POD In The U.K.
www.publishersweekly.com

Bryant added that the move will nearly eliminate overseas shipping costs

Trio Of Licensees Join Nursery Licensing Drive For Guess How Much I Love You
www.licensing.biz

A host of new products will be rolling out from September

Kristina Olsson Wins Kibble Literary Award For True Tale Of A Lost Child
www.theguardian.com

Olsson's Boy, Lost: A Family Memoir awarded $30,000, while Kate Richards picks up the Dobbie for Madness: A Memoir

Account Sign-In

Most Popular Stories

  1. Survey: Book Buyers Leaving Amazon Because Of Hachette Dispute
  2. Booker Prize Longlist Set To Be Revealed
  3. Waterstones 'Local' Bookstore Meets Opposition From Residents
  4. Royal Mail Share Price Falls As Amazon Parcel Rethink Hurts Revenue
  5. Wattpad Announces Creative Commons Agreement
  6. Bloomsbury Acquires New Book By Historian Anna Whitelock
  7. Jack White's Third Man Records Launches Publishing Arm, Third Man Books
  8. Man Booker Prize: David Nicholls And Ali Smith Among 13 Names On Longlist
  9. Stellar Crime Authors MC Beaton, Jessie Keane, Val McDermid, Pauline Rowson Join Police And Crime Expert For CSI Portsmouth 2014
  10. Why Amazon Terrifies Publishers: Let's Look At Royalty Statements