Bookseller Briefing 27/19 – week ending 5 July

Publishing ‘sleepwalking into oblivion’ over library e-book lending barriers, says librarian The book world is “sleepwalking into oblivion” if there are not changes to the terms under which e-books are made available to libraries, a chief librarian has warned. In recent weeks, the US has seen a number of controversies on the issue, including a demand…

BITM – Nelson Mandela – Dare Not Linger

Nelson Mandela and Mandla Langa | Dare Not Linger | Pan Macmillan 9781509809592 | £25 | 19 October The long-awaited second volume of Nelson Mandela’s memoirs, left unfinished at his death and never before available, are here completed and expanded with notes and speeches written by Mandela during his historic presidency, making for a moving sequel…

UK Books – The Bookseller – Pan Mac launches ‘Wrapped with Love’ Christmas campaign

  Published December 7, 2016 by Katherine Cowdrey   Pan Macmillan has launched a digital video campaign, “Wrapped with Love”, to recommend perfect Christmas book gifts on mobile. The campaign has been timed to coincide with what Pan Macmillan refers to as the “peak gifting” period pre-Christmas (after Black Friday according to its research) and offers a series of 15-second ‘how-to’…