Events / Project Updates

It’s submission day!

After an intense thirteen weeks, our deadline is upon us: today we will submit Publishers Inc 2014 for assessment! Our project days each Thursday have been challenging and yet also thoroughly rewarding: it’s fair to say none of us would have survived without epic levels of collaboration and camaraderie, caffeine-fuelled coffee breaks and the cool, calm and collected … Continue reading

The Big Man returns!
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The Big Man returns!

A review of Canongate’s William McIlvanney Event by Sally Pattle One of the perks of being in the bookselling business is that you sometimes get invited to trade events. One such event was held on Thursday 28th February in Edinburgh’s Summerhall when Canongate Books invited people to hear William McIlvanney read from his seminal work … Continue reading

Blackwells: Do You Judge a Book by its Cover? Review
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Blackwells: Do You Judge a Book by its Cover? Review

A review of Do You Judge a Book by it’s Cover?                  by Char Bennett On the 20th of February, a group of industry professionals and book enthusiasts gathered on the first floor of Blackwell’s Bookshop to discuss how publishers, authors and artists work together to create the all-important book jacket design. On the panel was … Continue reading