The Editor’s Blog

A Book Lover’s Guide to the Best of Birmingham

A Book Lover’s Guide to the Best of Birmingham

| October 18, 2021

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

Will Bookshops Ever Die Out?

Will Bookshops Ever Die Out?

| October 4, 2021

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

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

| September 16, 2021

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

What Makes a Good Self-Help Book?

What Makes a Good Self-Help Book?

| September 9, 2021

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

| September 6, 2021

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

A Book Lover’s Guide to a British Staycation

A Book Lover's Guide to a British Staycation

| August 30, 2021

After a long year of lockdowns, dark nights, and isolation, I’m sure many of us were looking forward to booking […]

Six Nonfiction Books to Celebrate LGBTQ+ Authors

Six Nonfiction Books to Celebrate LGBTQ+ Authors

| August 20, 2021

June is celebrated as Pride month in honour of the Stonewall riots, a significant event in LGBTQ+ history that set […]

How to Break into the Publishing Industry without Any Experience

How to Break into the Publishing Industry without Any Experience

| January 21, 2021

In the current climate, it can seem like jobs are scarce and opportunities are few and far between, even for […]

What 2020 Made Me Realise about Life and Business

What 2020 Made Me Realise about Life and Business

| December 31, 2020

While most people will be happy to see the back of 2020, there’s no denying that it forced many people […]

Eight “Lessons in Stoicism”: How to be a better human

| October 13, 2020

Lately, the Ancient Greek and Roman philosophy of Stoicism has become surprisingly popular. In our world of excess, of always […]