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23 Jan, 2020, 15:10 GMT Musical Life in Germany

How international are Germany's Musikhochschulen? How many performances are staged by opera houses and what is performed? Where is there a high...


23 Jan, 2020, 08:01 GMT Falcon.io Announces First Worldwide Digital Marketing Trends Roadshow

Falcon.io, a Cision company, today announced the dates for its inaugural Digital Marketing Trends Roadshow. The 2020 Roadshow meetups will take place ...


04 Dec, 2019, 12:00 GMT 2019 ALCS Educational Writers' Award #EWA19: Alastair Humphreys' GREAT ADVENTURERS Wins the UK's Sole Award for Creative Educational Writing

The winner of the 2019 Educational Writers' Award is Alastair Humphreys' GREAT ADVENTURERS: The Incredible Expeditions of 20 Explorers. Written by...


03 Dec, 2019, 16:16 GMT Auspicious Fiction Debuts Showcased in LibraryBub Selection for December

LibraryBub is the industry's first service dedicated to making vibrant connections between indie and small-press authors and an extensive network of...


15 Nov, 2019, 13:03 GMT 2019 ALCS Educational Writers' Award #EWA19: Shortlist Announced for the UK's Only Award for Creative Educational Writing

The Society of Authors and the Authors' Licensing & Collecting Society are delighted to announce the shortlist for the 2019 ALCS Educational Writers' ...


07 Nov, 2019, 17:30 GMT The Polar Regions - The End of the Eternal Ice

The polar regions play an exceptional role in the Earth's climate system. The almost endless snow and ice surfaces of the Arctic and Antarctic act...


05 Nov, 2019, 16:16 GMT Poignant Discourses on Life and Death Included in LibraryBub Selection for November

LibraryBub is the industry's first service dedicated to making vibrant connections between indie and small-press authors and an extensive network of...


04 Nov, 2019, 11:00 GMT Editage and Tsinghua University Press Release a Book on Common Mistakes in Manuscript Writing for Chinese Researchers

Editage, a leading science communications brand by Cactus Communications (CACTUS), has partnered with Tsinghua University Press to publish a book on...


28 Oct, 2019, 11:34 GMT Independent Children's Bookseller Telling Tales Launches Purpose-built Bookshop on a Boat

Independent bookseller and specialist in iIllustrated children's books, Telling Tales, have moved aboard a purpose-built canal boat. Telling Tales...


19 Oct, 2019, 13:52 BST De Havilland Canada Books Its First Firm Order for Dash 8-400 Aircraft with Purchase Agreement from Air Tanzania

De Havilland Aircraft of Canada Limited (De Havilland Canada) announced today that the United Republic of Tanzania, represented by the Tanzanian...


15 Oct, 2019, 08:00 BST More magic awaits… be the first to unlock it with Wizarding World Gold

Today, we are delighted to announce further details about Wizarding World Gold, an annual, paid subscription which will unlock early access,...


04 Oct, 2019, 17:08 BST Got Answers? 5 Fashion Trends for when America turns into a Corporatocracy

The Publishers of Edges, a political adventure mystery book series by Wynter Sommers, available at Amazon.com and Barnes & Noble, invite you to...


03 Oct, 2019, 11:33 BST New In The Collection Le Verre Et L'Assiette: Christophe Pelé - Le Clarence

In 2015, HRH Prince Robert of Luxembourg made a daring bet by presenting the cuisine of chef Christophe Pelé in a private mansion located in the...


01 Oct, 2019, 16:16 BST Spirited Debut Novels Showcased in LibraryBub Selection for October

LibraryBub is the industry's first service dedicated to connecting indie and small-press authors with an extensive network of libraries. Imbued with...


01 Oct, 2019, 08:00 BST New Motif™ iOS App Makes it Easier Than Ever to Create Personalised Photo Books On-the-Go

Motif™, the Apple-approved personalised photo book app, today announced the launch of its free iOS app - bringing its top-rated photo app extension...


24 Sep, 2019, 09:25 BST New SelectScience eBook Helps Scientists Choose the Best Cell Imaging Technology

A new cell imaging technology guide has been launched by leading independent science publisher SelectScience® to help scientists find the best...


12 Sep, 2019, 10:22 BST HIP Hotels Publishes Spectrum IV

London-based company HIP Hotels publish the fourth edition of their annual coffee table book with official launch planned for Condé Nast Traveller's...


11 Sep, 2019, 08:00 BST Kingfisher National Curry Week 7 - 13 October Celebrating 21 Years of the Nation's Favourite Cuisine

Tuck into a tasty tikka or go crazy for jalfrezi during National Curry Week 7 – 13 October 2019 which marks 21 years of celebrating the nation's...


10 Sep, 2019, 14:25 BST Unibet Opens Doors to US Sportsbook in New Jersey

Kindred Group's flagship brand Unibet has today opened the doors to its first online sportsbook in the US. Unibet is now fully prepared to offer...


10 Sep, 2019, 07:00 BST Atradius Collections Releases the 13th Edition of the Comprehensive International Debt Collections Handbook

The annual publication International Debt Collections Handbook of Atradius Collections covers extensive debt collections approaches in 48 countries...


06 Sep, 2019, 21:37 BST From Foster Care to Entrepreneurship: How A Young Man Battled Against the Odds

Lual Lual is an articulate, enterprising young man who has written an engaging book about his life experiences both in and out of foster care,...


03 Sep, 2019, 16:16 BST Broad Range of Thought-Provoking Non-Fiction in LibraryBub Selection for September

LibraryBub is the industry's first service dedicated to connecting indie and small-press authors with an extensive network of libraries. Imbued with...


02 Sep, 2019, 09:00 BST Schools Urged to Join Gyles' Poetry Tea Party, an Initiative by Poetry Together

Author and broadcaster Gyles Brandreth is urging schools to sign up for an exciting initiative which brings young and older people together through...


22 Aug, 2019, 11:48 BST Geneva Association Ernst Meyer Prize Recognizes Academic Contributions to Key Issues Facing Insurance Industry

The 2019 Geneva Association Ernst Meyer Prize has been granted to Christian Kubitza of Goethe University (Frankfurt) for his thesis, Essays on...


21 Aug, 2019, 19:28 BST Deji Sasegbon Resurrects With New Publication

Notable lawyer and accomplished author, editor cum Law books publisher Deji Sasegbon, SAN, who passed away on December 10, 2016 has figuratively...