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Sep 18, 2014, 09:23 ET

Grab Great Cookbooks From the Book People

On the lookout for great deals on cookery books from top TV chefs? Look no further than leading independent online book retailer the Book People,...

Sep 12, 2014, 08:04 ET

Celebrate Roald Dahl Day with the Book People

Saturday 13th September is Roald Dahl Day - a celebration of the life and work of the legendary children's author. At leading independent...

Aug 27, 2014, 10:43 ET

Grab Great British Baking Books from the Book People

To celebrate the fifth series of the popular BBC One series The Great British Bake Off, leading independent online literature retailer the Book...

Aug 21, 2014, 07:07 ET

The Book People Launches Online Back-to-School Book Shop

With just a few weeks left until the new school year gets underway, leading independent online book retailer the Book People is offering great...

Jul 23, 2014, 10:56 ET

Keep the Kids Entertained this Summer with the Book People

Now that the summer school holidays are upon us, parents up and down the country are fretting about how to keep them busy - but thankfully, the...

Jul 15, 2014, 07:55 ET

James Dawson Wins Queen of Teen Award

James Dawson has been named as the winner of this year's Queen of Teen award, supported by online independent book retailer the Book...

Jun 06, 2014, 08:41 ET

Get Ready for the Book People's Week of Wonder

Leading independent online book retailer the Book People will offer a huge range of spectacular deals on bargain books over the coming days, as it...

Apr 15, 2014, 14:00 ET

GCSE Revision Bargains Now on Offer From the Book People

With exam season just around the corner, leading independent online literature retailer the Book People is currently offering a wide range of GCSE...

Mar 17, 2014, 10:56 ET

The Hans Christian Andersen Award Jury of the International Board on Books for Young People (IBBY) Announces the 2014 Shortlist

 Six authors and six illustrators have been selected from 58 candidates submitted by 33 national sections of IBBY for the 2014 Hans Christian...

Jul 04, 2013, 17:58 ET

FaberShop Opens for Business on www.thebookpeople.co.uk

The Book People and Faber and Faber are delighted to launch an exciting new online destination for Faber content and books, direct to the Book...

Mar 19, 2012, 11:00 ET

IBBY Announces the Winners of the 2012 Hans Christian Andersen Award

The Hans Christian Andersen Award Jury of the International Board on Books for Young People (IBBY) announces that Maria Teresa Andruetto from...