Amazon, the non-UK company, plans major London office

‘A splendid feather in our cap.’ That’s how Mayor of London Boris Johnson described the recently announced Amazon ‘digital media centre’ in London. I can think of a few other words:Read more »

Pearson buys Author Solutions

Pearson, the London-based parent company of Penguin Books has bought Author Solutions, one of the largest “grassroots” publishers, for $116 million. According to Vanessa Thorpe in The Guardian, “The idea is thatRead more »

Day in Review

An ebook primer Inspired by riches Volunteer libraries threaten author royalties? Celebrating our demise The art of social creativity Listening to the voices in your head Six minutes of AnnaRead more »