A tale of two book covers

Did you know that American book covers are often completely different than the UK's versions? Amanda Stevenson compares and contrasts some of the most obviously distinct, and explains why there's a difference in the first place. Read more

Notes on a scandal

From the controversy surrounding J.K. Rowling's outing as leading a double authorial life to claims that the Fifty Shades trilogy romanticised violence toward women, books still have the power to create debate. Matthew Humpage, from our Inverness bookshop asks is there such a thing as bad publicity in publishing? Read more