Thursday 23rd October
The verb "to curate" – especially its passive construction "curated by" – emerged in the 1980s and '90s; its origins are in experimental theatre and performance art
If there was a Queen of Twitter it would have to be HarperCollins UK's Head of Events, Sam Missingham
UK tops chart of publications per million inhabitants by a huge margin, with only China and US publishing more titles in absolute terms
French philosopher Jean-Paul Sartre turned down the Nobel Prize 50 years ago today. Can you tell if he, or Bono, Joey Barton or Morrissey, said these things?
What if it makes young readers hungry only for more of the palatable same?
Why are publishers so scared of free and sample content?
Controversy, sexism and a lot of reading – judge Sarah Churchwell works out what to do now the party is over
One of the most hopeful trends, is the proliferation of international small houses run by enthusiastic publishers and editors
The Polish eBook industry is starting to see some significant gains and rose 23% in 2013
Has the local publishing community seeing stars
What we learned when we asked 3,000 people whether they read books on their phones
Many readers cite the price of eBooks as one of the primarily aspects of why they choose to read digitally
While away the time with a collection of short stories
Backtracking from controversial statements he made in an interview in which he called for lighter sentences for some people convicted of sex offenses.
This autumn, the Museum of London opens its doors to celebrate the world of the greatest fictional detective of all time with its Sherlock Holmes exhibition
The new system of paying translators in Germany actually can punish the publisher for having a bestseller in some cases
Big data was one of Frankfurt Book Fair's hottest topics of discussion this year among digital publishing professionals
The idea that the human element of the creative process can be partially or completely removed has fascinated people for decades
While the literary movers and shakers dined with Richard Flanagan at the Guildhall, our literary groupie Rupert Hawksley hung out with Hoxton hipsters
As the fame of the Those Who Leave and Those Who Stay author grows, so does the guessing game about her identity
The ever-more-serious UK comedian Russell Brand will deliver this year's Reading Agency lecture
Eighty-five percent of our sales are books, not stuffed animals or candles
Amazon is looking to crowdsource the publishing industry
The American Academy of Pediatrics advises against screen time for toddlers; however, story time is now often on a tablet
Trends in young adult fiction have shifted