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15 April 2021

The Bookseller: Rising Stars


The Bookseller's call for entries for its Rising Stars 2021 is now open. See The Bookseller 6 April 2021.

The annual list celebrates the British and Irish book industry's up-and-comers and each year the Rising Stars selects around 40 book trade professionals who are tipped as leaders of the future. The list features those who are relatively early in their careers, or others who are more further along who may have changed their roles in order revitalise a company or part of the industry.

One member of the 2021 class will be named the "Shooting Star", a nominee the judges believe deserves slightly greater recognition.

To nominate someone, or yourself, send a testimonial outlining their/your accomplishments to

Entries must be received by Friday 30 April 2021.

The list will be announced on 4 June 2021.