The Book Shelf

A Book Lover’s Guide to the Best of Birmingham

A Book Lover’s Guide to the Best of Birmingham

With its rich literary history of liberal writers and radical thinkers, Birmingham is a creative hotspot for aspiring authors to […]

What’s the Best Way to Self-Publish My Memoir?

What's the Best Way to Self-Publish My Memoir?

Memoirs are one of the most popular genres of narrative nonfiction for both readers and writers. They’re inspiring and uplifting, […]

Will Bookshops Ever Die Out?

Will Bookshops Ever Die Out?

No one in the industry can certainly say whether bookshops will die out—and if they do, when that time will […]

5 Steps to Take towards Publication after Finishing Your Book

5 Steps towards Publication

The end of your story isn’t really the end. By all means, celebrate and breathe a sigh of relief now […]

Around the World in 8 Nonfiction Books: The Book Shelf Edition

Around the World Nonfiction

Many of the authors we work with are based all over the world! Here are eight of their nonfiction books […]

5 Ways the Publishing Industry Can Have a Better Impact on the Environment

5 Ways the Publishing Industry Can Have a Better Impact on the Environment

In the past few decades, many of us have become aware of environmental issues such as pollution and deforestation. As […]

How to Tell a Good Editor from a Bad One

How to Tell a Good Editor from a Bad One

In today’s industry, securing the right editor can mean the difference between your book’s make or break. Book editors bring […]

What Makes a Good Self-Help Book?

What Makes a Good Self-Help Book?

Whether you want to restructure your lifestyle, maximise your true potential, or simply boost productivity, self-help books can be an […]

The Best Independent Bookshops in the West Midlands

The Best Independent Bookshops in the West Midlands

For readers, there are few things lovelier in life than visiting a beautiful indie bookshop, browsing their selection, and leaving […]

How Can I Establish Myself as a Writer?

How Can I Establish Myself as a Writer?

Carving out a space for yourself among thousands of other writers can seem like a daunting, if not impossible, task. […]