Well, we had to celebrate the merger of Random House and Penguin somehow, didn't we? And what better way than with a selection
A teenage girl has scooped a book deal after her stories were read 19 million times online. Beth Reeks, 17, was snapped up
Foreign takeovers may need to be assessed. But so too do takeovers by British companies. All takeovers should be examined, from many different angles.
Pearson - the publisher behind Penguin, Dorling Kindersley and the Financial Times - has agreed a deal with Bertelsman to
Girls creator Lena Dunham signs book deal worth more than $3.5m. The headlines screamed, going onto elaborate how this 26-year-old filmmaker will deliver an advice book on essays about sex, mortality and food for Random House.
The husband of best-selling publishing phenomenon EL James has landed his own major book deal - with a novel he wrote in
Sainsbury's has launched itself into the e-book market with a deal to buy HMV's stake in online digital book retailer Anobii
Most families have a soft spot for their pets but sometimes pampering goes too far. Lizards, ferrets and even the humble
Winner of the 2010 Man Booker prize for The Finkler Question, Howard Jacobson is a writer unafraid to sound the alarm for our moribund culture. Jason Holmes met up with him at the Groucho Club in Soho