The Irish arm of bookseller Waterstones, which owns Hodges Figgis in Dublin, recorded a pre-tax profit of €994,000 last year on the back of revenues totalling €12.8 million.

The Irish arm of bookseller Waterstones, which owns Hodges Figgis in Dublin, recorded a pre-tax profit of €994,000 last year on the back of revenues (...)

A tourist who caused a stir on Twitter after he was locked inside a closed London bookshop for two hours today declared “it feels good to be free”.Dav(...)

Kindle users receive their pre-ordered copy of the new Dan Brown novel Inferno on their Kindle  devices as the clock on Big Ben in London’s Westminster strikes midnight, ahead of the book’s release in shops today. Photograph: Geoff Caddick/PA

Harvard symbologist Robert Langdon is back. Dan Brown’s latest thriller, the Dante-inspired Inferno, puts Langdon in a hospital bed with no mem(...)

Former HBOS chief executive Sir James Crosby

Sir James Crosby must be given some credit for volunteering to forgo a chunk of his lucrative HBOS pension and, in an unprecedented move yesterday,(...)