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04 Jun, 2020, 10:00 BST MetaCompliance Release the Definitive Playbook for Changing Cyber Security Culture

Global Cyber Security specialist, MetaCompliance, has announced the publication of a new book, titled Cyber Security Awareness For Dummies. As...


03 Jun, 2020, 16:16 BST Motivating Memoirs Featured in LibraryBub Selection for June

LibraryBub is an industry first. Founded in 2015, it is dedicated to making strong, mutual connections between indie and small-press authors and an...


29 May, 2020, 06:00 BST World No Tobacco Day, 31St May: Allen Carr's Easyway Celebrates Helping More Than 50 Million Smokers Worldwide

Coinciding with World No Tobacco Day on 31st May 2020, the international publishing agents for Allen Carr's Easyway, have revealed that this...


27 May, 2020, 23:12 BST The story of Chinese whistleblower Doctor Li Wenliang is becoming a children's book

Doctor Li and the crown-wearing virus is the new children's book by NYT bestselling author Francesca Cavallo, known for the globally acclaimed Good...


27 May, 2020, 13:37 BST The Reverend Elvis Sings "Can't Help Falling in Love with You" to Seniors in Isolation

Reverend Elvis Bruce Sheasby has a passion for singing the Gospel and sharing God's Grace, especially now with seniors facing isolation due to the...


26 May, 2020, 12:30 BST swissuniversities and Elsevier Adopt a Pilot Agreement Combining Reading and Publishing

swissuniversities has adopted a new transformative pilot agreement with Elsevier for research access and open access publishing in Switzerland. The...


22 May, 2020, 13:21 BST 'Literary Conversations Across Borders' Project Launched by the Emirates Literature Foundation

A new initiative to promote international cultural understanding through the power of books and words has been launched by the Emirates Literature...


12 May, 2020, 14:02 BST IT Revolution Announces New Book, 'Agile Conversations: Transform Your Conversations, Transform Your Culture'

IT Revolution, the industry leader for advancing DevOps, today announced the availability of its newest book, Agile Conversations: Transform Your...


12 May, 2020, 04:00 BST New Espoonlahti Regional Library to Open in Shopping Centre Lippulaiva in Spring 2022

When it reopens in spring 2022, the shopping centre Lippulaiva will offer much more than just shopping. The shopping centre will house a wide range...


06 May, 2020, 08:01 BST Qatari Institutions and Elsevier Sign the Region's First Combined Reading and Publishing Pilot Agreement

Qatar National Library Consortium and Elsevier, a global leader in information analytics, specializing in science and health, agreed a new pilot...


04 May, 2020, 16:16 BST Cheerful Children's Stories Recommended in LibraryBub Selection for May

LibraryBub is an industry first. Founded in 2015, it is dedicated to making strong, mutual connections between indie and small-press authors and an...


22 Apr, 2020, 08:00 BST CardsChat.com: Poker Beginners Can Learn How to Win in Just 30 Days with Brand New E-Book

CardsChat.com is extremely excited to announce the launch of its exclusive new e-book, 'Becoming a Winning Poker Player in 30 Days'. The independent...


13 Apr, 2020, 14:00 BST UK Tech Company Kortext, Launches the World's Most Comprehensive Online Student Support Programme Allowing Over 75,000(1) Disadvantaged Students Across the UK to Continue Their Learning During COVID-19 Lockdown

Kortext, the UK's leading learning platform and supplier of digital textbooks, in partnership with Jisc, Microsoft and a host of supporting...


08 Apr, 2020, 07:00 BST Unprecedented Demand for Children's Coronavirus Information Book By Nosy Crow: Downloaded Over 100,000 Times in 24 Hours, Publishers Around the World Request Rights in 14 Languages

Award-winning independent children's book publisher Nosy Crow has been overwhelmed by the worldwide response to its digital book for primary school...


06 Apr, 2020, 16:16 BST Successful Business Writing Manuals in LibraryBub Selection for April

Founded in 2015, LibraryBub is the industry's first service, dedicated to making strong, mutual connections between indie and small-press authors and ...


06 Apr, 2020, 14:26 BST Released Today: Free Information Book Explaining the Coronavirus to Children, Illustrated by Gruffalo Illustrator

Axel Scheffler has illustrated a digital book for primary school age children, free for anyone to read on screen or print out, about the coronavirus...


03 Apr, 2020, 06:00 BST Allen Carr's Easyway: The World's Most Successful, Stop-smoking Method Launches Nationwide Free Access to Books and Online Support Services, to Ensure Everyone in the UK Can #QuitforCovid

Given the severity of Coronavirus and the impact it has on the lungs, Chief Medical Advisor Chris Witty has advised smokers that now is a good time...


31 Mar, 2020, 22:10 BST Spanish Tailor Adrián Seligra Launches a Brand New Book About the Future of Men's Fashion

Spanish tailor Adrián Seligra has just published "50 years of dressing a city", a book that tells the story of three generations of tailors, which...


30 Mar, 2020, 13:00 BST getAbstract Offers Free Access to Online Library of Condensed Books and Reports During Ongoing Coronavirus Crisis

getAbstract, the leading provider of online compressed knowledge, is providing news media, public and companies free access to its entire online...


24 Mar, 2020, 11:06 GMT Authors' Licensing & Collecting Society (ALCS) Offers Additional Financial Support to Writers in Their Time of Need Through the Society of Authors' £330,000 Emergency Fund

ALCS, alongside the Royal Literary Fund, TS Eliot Foundation, English PEN and Amazon UK have contributed to the fund that will be paid out in grants...


18 Mar, 2020, 09:00 GMT ACC Art Books Appointed as Official Distributor of HIP Hotels Publications for the Next Two Years

Marketing and publishing company, HIP Hotels, has announced a new partnership with British publishers and distributors, ACC Art Books, for an initial ...


16 Mar, 2020, 07:30 GMT Wizard Startup "The Cauldron" Goes Into Investment Stealth Mode

The startup technology company whose mission it is to "bring fantasy to life with science, technology, and design" has entered into Investment...


12 Mar, 2020, 01:26 GMT Postmodernist Author Brad Ramsey's Debut Book is an Homage to English Poet George Crabbe and a Depiction of the Twenty First Century Urban Poor

TORONTO, March 11, 2020 /CNW/ - Publisher Literary Pastiche released postmodernist author Brad Ramsey's 'The City' which is both an homage to English ...


09 Mar, 2020, 10:00 GMT Anonymous Is a Woman Exposes 4,000 Years of Women's Hidden Achievements

On International Women's Day, award-winning author and historian Nina Ansary released her second book, Anonymous Is a Woman (Revela Press/March 8,...


05 Mar, 2020, 16:16 GMT Breakthrough Fantasy Fiction Included in LibraryBub Selection for March

LibraryBub is an industry first. Founded in 2015, it is dedicated to making vibrant connections between indie and small-press authors and an...