The Bookseller – 2011-06-28
Written By: Lisa Campbell Publication Date: Tue, 28/06/2011 - 11:38 Waterstones commercial director Michael Neil and operations director Roger Childs have left the bookseller today (28th June) with immediate effect. Neil joined the company from book wholesaler Bertrams earlier this year and said he had every faith Waterstones would succeed under James Daunt, who is due to take up his position as m.d. on 2nd July. The HMV Group has sold Waterstones to Russian billionaire...
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Publishers Weekly – 2014-09-22
The company has appointed Jim Childs publisher of its trade division, effective October 13.
The Bookseller – 2015-04-10
Jessie Childs has won the 2015 PEN Hessell-Tiltman Prize for history for her book about religious persecution in Elizabethan England, God's Traitors (Bodley Head). She beat off competition from five...