Spare is the UK’s fastest selling nonfiction book—it sold 400,000 copies across all formats on its first day on sale.
The goal: hear from diverse writers of commercial fiction.
Former Hodder & Stoughton CEO and former John Murray sales and strategy director have launched Bedford Square Publishers.
TikTok in the UK is now selling books directly through TikTok—which isn’t a surprise, given their recent investment in fulfillment centers.
The founder of Bookouture, a UK-based digital publisher that was acquired by Hachette UK, has launched Storm Publishing.
UK publisher Angry Robot Books is launching Datura Books, a crime fiction imprint.
UK-based Titan Comics is establishing a new manga imprint, Titan Manga.
UK-based Quarto Publishing is launching a new gift book imprint in 2023 called Kaddo.
Comparable to the Authors Guild in the United States, the Society of Authors in the UK is the country’s leading union of professional authors.
The independent publisher has an open call for submissions for graphic novels from both writers and writer-illustrators.