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Children of Time wins Arthur C Clarke award

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http://www.thebookseller.com — British writer Adrian Tchaikovsky has won the Arthur C Clarke award for science fiction for his novel Children of Time (Pan Macmillan). Read More
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Historical letters to be released by Bloomsbury, Audible and National Archives

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http://www.thebookseller.com — Audible, The National Archives and Bloomsbury are to release In Their Own Words, an exclusive collection of largely unpublished letters from throughout history. Read More
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BIBF: Dohle warns on impact of subscription model

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http://www.thebookseller.com — Heavy readers switching to use e-book subscription services would have a "huge impact" on the revenue of book publishers, c.e.o of Penguin Random House (PRH) US Markus Dohle has warned. Read More
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Growing Chinese journals market 'too big to ignore', PA report says

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http://www.thebookseller.com — The Chinese journals market is experiencing a huge shift to digital, while more English-language journals are being produced by Chinese publishers and Chinese researchers are beginning to make a deeper impact abroad, according to a report. Read More
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BBC to adapt seven more Agatha Christie works

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http://www.thebookseller.com — The BBC has signed a deal to adapt seven more of the late Agatha Christie's works. Read More
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Brits buoyed by Beijing boom

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http://www.thebookseller.com — The Beijing International Book Fair (BIBF) has supplanted BookExpo America (BEA) to become the third most important event on the international publishing calendar, with many British publishers attending this year’s event encouraged by better deals for rightsholders and an expanding retail market in China. Read More
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London prisoners to get free 'Books in Nicks'

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http://www.thebookseller.com — Every prisoner will soon be given a book to read while they are held in police custody under a new scheme. Read More
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BBC to adapt Blackman's Noughts and Crosses

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http://www.thebookseller.com — The BBC is set to adapt Malorie Blackman's classic YA novel Noughts and Crosses for television. Read More
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Penguin Classics editor signs publishing deal for Clew

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http://www.thebookseller.com — Penguin Press is to publish the first solo book from Henry Eliot, the editor-at-large of Penguin Classics and co-author of Curiocity (Particular Books). Read More
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Oxford Dictionaries launches survey into language use

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http://www.thebookseller.com — Oxford Dictionaries is launching the #OneWordMap, an initiative designed to invite the public to answer a series of language-related questions. Read More
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Rowling keeps rolling: Cursed Child claims third straight number one

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http://www.thebookseller.com — J K Rowling, Jack Thorne and John Tiffany’s Harry Potter and the Cursed Child (Little, Brown) once again easily triumphed at the top of the charts, shifting 86,525 units last week through Nielsen BookScan’s Total Consumer Market. Read More
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