Novel Nights Bristol: Jon Woolcott The Business of BooksEvent Website
During this talk and Q&A, Jon Woolcott will discuss how the publishing trade and bookshops operate, the current publishing landscape and the rise of small presses such as Little Toller Books. The talk will be of interest to authors and readers. Little Toller Books will be on sale after the event.
Jon Woolcott’s twenty-five career in publishing has including roles as bookseller, book buyer, publisher liaison manager, and head of marketing for major book chains including Waterstones, Stanfords and Ottakar’s. Jon has been a judge for the Costa Prize, has been a frequent speaker at book trade events, and now works in a freelance capacity for Little Toller Books, an independent press in Dorset, publishing non-fiction books about nature and landscape.
There are three reading spots at this event – submit a novel extract before March 1st to be considered. Submission guidelines.