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27 Sep, 2017, 13:00 BST Experience the Ultimate Space Saga With Comic Book Series Space Junkies

Space Junkies comic book series and related entertainment activities by S.K. Arunachalam are set to invade Earth stores and other venues where...


26 Sep, 2017, 14:03 BST RBmedia Announces Strong Growth Through the Third Quarter 2017

Leading spoken audio and digital media platform company expands its reach and industry impact with technological advances, new exclusive content,...


26 Sep, 2017, 14:02 BST RBmedia Expands Spoken Audio Leadership with Gildan Media Acquisition

Business and personal development audiobooks now more accessible to consumers via RBmedia's global distribution reach RBmedia, a global...


13 Sep, 2017, 10:43 BST PIE International announces the global publication of "Hell in Japanese Art"

PIE International Inc., an art book publisher based in Tokyo, announces the global publication of Hell in Japanese Art. This deluxe...


13 Sep, 2017, 06:00 BST Book People Research Discovers One in Five UK Parents do not Spend any Time Reading with Their Primary School Age Children

New research commissioned by BookPeople.co.uk for its annual Bedtime Story Competition has revealed that 20% of UK parents spend no time at all...


05 Sep, 2017, 16:16 BST Wide Variety of Books from Independent Publishers Included in LibraryBub Selection for September

As it continues to build a reputation for introducing librarians to outstanding books from the independent publishing sector, today LibraryBub...


04 Sep, 2017, 12:00 BST E-book Market Size to Reach USD 29.43 Billion by 2024: Hexa Research

The global E-book market is set to reach USD 29.43 billion by 2024, primarily driven by the advancement in technology, rising population of...


28 Aug, 2017, 08:23 BST Starbreeze Completes Dhruva Interactive Acquisition

Starbreeze AB has agreed with the owners of Indian art production company Dhruva Interactive to complete the acquisition of 90.5% of the shares in...


23 Aug, 2017, 02:00 BST Editage to Offer Book Editing and Translation Services at the 24th Beijing International Book Fair

Editage to offer book editing and translation services at the 24th Beijing International Book Fair (BIBF), which begins on August 23, 2017 at the...


22 Aug, 2017, 15:00 BST Sunquest Information Systems Announces the General Availability of Sunquest Mitogen™: Molecular LIMS and Genetic Analysis for Laboratories

Announcing a new world-class, comprehensive, and flexible platform to simplify and streamline molecular diagnostics laboratory management and...


22 Aug, 2017, 15:00 BST Sunquest Information Systems Announces the General Availability of Sunquest Mitogen™: Molecular LIMS and Genetic Analysis for Laboratories

Announcing a new world-class, comprehensive, and flexible platform to simplify and streamline molecular diagnostics laboratory management and...


17 Aug, 2017, 13:07 BST Red Fire Rises to Top Ten on Amazon Best Seller Lists

Coming-of-age story sheds light on China's historic decade of revolution. Author Wei Yang Chao was a witness to an epic revolution. His...


17 Aug, 2017, 11:03 BST Three of the Rarest Wonder Woman Comic Books of all Time to be Sold on eBay

Wonder Woman #1, Sensational Comics #1 and All-Star Comics #8 up to be sold with a portion of proceeds going towards Trafficking Hope Today,...


16 Aug, 2017, 09:00 BST Library Management Software Market Worth USD 2.80 Billion By 2024: Hexa Research

The global library management software market is expected to reach USD 2.80 billion by 2024. Emerging trend automating library functions is...


15 Aug, 2017, 23:00 BST Maureen Quinn Joins Kortext as the General Manager for Australia and New Zealand

Kortext, the UK's leading digital textbook solutions provider has appointed Maureen Quinn to manage its expansion into Australia and New Zealand...


09 Aug, 2017, 08:07 BST Teaming Up with Gravity Tales, Qidian International gears up the globalization of online literary works

Qidian International, the international website and mobile app of the leading Chinese online literature platform, Qidian.com, sealed a partnership...


02 Aug, 2017, 09:30 BST Takeda and Marvel Custom Solutions Debut the Full IBD Unmasked Graphic Novel Featuring a Team of Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD) Super Heroes

Two new chapters complete The Unbeatables graphic novel designed to raise awareness of the unrecognized Super Heroes of the global IBD community...


01 Aug, 2017, 16:16 BST Selection of August’s Top Books from Independent Publishers Announced by LibraryBub

Continuing its program of identifying remarkable books from independent publishers, today LibraryBub recommends to librarians a wide-ranging...


01 Aug, 2017, 11:13 BST Elsevier Updates Authoritative Reference on all Facets of Learning and Memory

Elsevier, the information analytics company specializing in science and health, today announced an updated version of the most authoritative...


01 Aug, 2017, 08:00 BST Entries for 21st Japan Media Arts Festival Now Open

The Japan Media Arts Festival Executive Committee is now accepting entries for the 21st Japan Media Arts Festival. All artists around the world,...