Waterstones

HMV: the day the music died after 92 years on high street

Brief
Tue 15 Jan, AT 08:13

Deloitte appointed as administrators as HMV gives up the fight with 4,350 staff jobs at risk

Hilary Mantel and Will Self head Man Booker shortlist

First Reaction
Tue 11 Sep, AT 15:57

Critics praise 'fresh and innovative' list, but the favourites are familiar names

Kindle 2

Waterstones signs with 'devil' Amazon to sell Kindles and ebooks

One-Minute Read
Mon 21 May, AT 14:46

Book retailer ditches plans to develop its own device with surprise Kindle contract

Waterstones apostrophe

Grammar sticklers mourn 'Waterstones' apostrophe

Talking Point
Fri 13 Jan, AT 14:28

The bookshop has the right to change its name, but some will always remember the apostrophe fondly

HMV Group sells Waterstone’s for £53m

News
Fri 20 May, AT 12:03

Business digest: Russian billionaire Alexander Mamut behind purchase of 314-store book chain

Shelf-interest: Oligarch closes in on Waterstone’s

News
Tue 26 Apr, AT 18:27

And Alexander Mamut will bring back bookshop founder Tim Waterstone

Waterstones to close 20 branches across UK

News
Wed 2 Feb, AT 15:53

Business digest: High Street bookstore chains on the edge of crisis in the UK and US

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