book2book

  booktrade.info

Search Booktrade.info:  


Saturday 30th May

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

Bringing Victorian Time Books To Life

Posted at 8:42AM Thursday 15 May 2014

How do you make books that were written over one hundred and fifty years ago interesting in the world today?

Well it's a task the British Library has taken on, with the launch of a massive new digital project that aims to bring classical books to life.

BBC




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 Feature Items

A Lively BEA
www.publishersweekly.com

A huge Chinese presence and new start time were two elements that made for a different show

16 Female Literary Characters Who Would Totally Be BFFs
www.bustle.com

If Only Their Storylines Would Have Crossed

How Books Dominate The Box Office
www.forbes.com

Unadjusted for inflation, five movies directly adapted from books have cracked $1 billion in global ticket sales

The Best Promotional Swag From BEA
www.mhpbooks.com

You've seen them, the hardcore BEA collectors

How Has Scientific Publishing Changed In The Last 50 Years
www.theguardian.com

Scientific publishing has been transformed over the last half century, by technology and the pressures of modern academia

Jane Austen's #truthbomb And 17 Other Literary Hashtags
www.telegraph.co.uk

As children use hashtags for dramatic emphasis, we re-imagine famous quotes as tweets

Account Sign-In

Most Popular Stories

  1. Author of The Secret hasn't 'the time and energy' to sell house for asking price
  2. Novelists Kazuo Ishiguro and Neil Gaiman debate 'genre fiction'
  3. ACE puts £1.2m into creative writing in schools
  4. BookGrabbr Encourages Readers to Promote Books Online
  5. Sarah Waters Bookie's Favourite To Win The Baileys Women's Prize For Fiction 2015
  6. Spare Rib Goes Digital
  7. Crime Novel By Relative Of Jane Austen Back In Print After 80 Years
  8. Queen Victoria's Secret Novel
  9. Sophie Henaff Awarded The 10th Arsène Lupin Prize For Crime Fiction
  10. Chris Evans Announces 500 Words Winners