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09 July 2020

The Bookseller Rising Stars 2019

5 July 2019

Many congratulations to publishers Kay Farrell, Assistant Publisher at Sandstone Press (Inverness) and Rosie Howie, Publisher at Hodder Gibson (Glasgow), and bookseller Mairi Oliver, owner of Lighthouse Books (Edinburgh) who are all named as Bookseller Rising Stars of 2019. 

Laura Ricchetti, who heads Pan Macmillan's European and Middle East international sales department, was named as the 2019 Shooting Star.

The Bookseller Rising Stars is The Bookseller's annual list of the up-and-comers and future leaders of the industry. The 2019 list was the most competitive yet following a record number of submissions.

For the full list of Rising Stars, see The Bookseller Rising Stars 2019, and for a report, see Tom Tivnan in The Bookseller of 5 July 2019.