Get into Book Publishing Course

The Get Into Publishing course provides a complete overview of the industry and an expert insight into the main roles within it. From editorial and design, to production, sales and marketing, the course is designed to give you a comprehensive understanding of the...

Fact or fiction: Why the divide?

A talk from Anna Faherty at The Galley Club explores the subject with us. BOOK HERE for this event Fiction or non-fiction? It’s the first decision we make when we enter a bookshop and it defines many of our reading identities. But why, in an age of ‘curation’, does...

The Bookseller Futurebook Conference

This year, Europe’s biggest publishing innovation conference is on a mission to put a sparkling rocket of creativity and courage up the book trade. On Friday 30th November, FutureBook Live will bring three electrifying strands of content to 155 Bishopsgate, London to...

SYP Oxford Book Club – November

Come join us at The Cape of Good Hope to discuss  Italo Calvino’s 1979 classic, If On A Winter’s Night A Traveller! You go into a bookshop (sounds like a normal day, right?) and you purchase a copy of  If On A Winter’s Night A Traveller! You read the first few pages....

SYP Oxford – Halloween Game Night

The moon is full, night is upon us and there is a mysterious wolf-like creature wandering in the woods. Trust no one and be careful, you might be his next victim! Help us find out who is innocent and who is a killer. It’s an evening where old friendships can be...