PUBLISHERS AND NETWORK MEMBERS
Heather McDaid of 404 Ink is one of the LAS Next Level 2021 Awardees.
BookSource, Scotland's leading independent book distributor, has
announced the appointment of Kate
Gibb as a new non-executive director to its Board.
BookSource is the trading arm of Scottish book trade charity
Canongate Books won the Independent Publisher of the Year Award 2021
at the Nibbies.
Caroline Clarke of Canongate Books, was
announced as joint winner (with the team at Nosy Crow) of Rights Professional of the Year 2021 at this
Jamie Norman of Canongate Books won the
Book Marketing Society Q1 Spotlight Award for
Innovation. This was for the campaign for Maxwell's Demon by
Jude Reid, a consultant surgeon based in Glasgow, is the
winner of the Kelpies Prize for Writing 2020 and Leanne Goodall, a
student from Argyll and Bute, is the Kelpies Prize for Illustration
2020 winner. The awards are organised by Floris Books.
Rosie Howie, Publisher at Hodder Gibson, has
been appointed as Edinburgh Napier University's first ever Publisher in Residence.
Edinburgh University Press has announced the
appointment of Nicola Ramsey as Interim CEO to
succeed Timothy Wright, who retires at the end of
Almost a year later than anticipated due to Covid,
Edinburgh-based publisher Floris
Books has announced the shortlists for the
delayed Kelpies Prizes for Writing and Illustration
2020. The prizes aim to recognise new Scottish writing and
illustration for children. For the full shortlists, see the Kelpies
website: Writing shortlist and Illustration shortlist.