2014/01/06
To mark the start of the new year and the new school term, we present one of the finest profiles on Book Drum: The Scarlet Letter more ...
2013/10/02
We unveil a stunning new homepage and get ready for Dracula more ...
2013/01/01
Book Drum's enhanced ebooks are now available for the Kindle Fire more ...
2012/09/11
Book Drum publishes its second enhanced edition, The Turn of the Screw by Henry James. more ...
2012/05/01
We've just launched our first enhanced ebook, combining the text of Joseph Conrad's Heart of Darkness with Gordon Knox's brilliant profile to create an integrated reading experience more ...
2012/04/04
We'd like to publish the profile of A Tale of Two Cities for World Book Night on 23 April, but we need more contributions! more ...
2012/03/12
The Drum Book Club takes on Charles Dickens' heartbreaking novel of the French Revolution more ...
2012/02/05
We've introduced a new feature, and it's another map! Or rather, lots of maps - one per book, in fact. All the settings and places referenced in the book are here. more ...
2012/01/23
A Contributor responds to the Book Drum World Map... and we plan ahead for Literature students facing exams more ...
2011/12/05
The Drum Book Club is now open for contributions. The inaugural DBC profile is Edith Wharton's The Age of Innocence more ...
2011/11/22
Next month we're launching the Drum Book Club, where Book Drum contributors can read and profile a book together. The first book will be The Age of Innocence by Edith Wharton. more ...
2011/10/24
The Book Drum World Map displays all of the Setting places assembled in our 150 published profiles more ...
2011/08/03
Following the success of Adam Watson's class Book Drum project, we're looking for ideas to make Book Drum even more useful in the classroom. more ...
2011/07/13
US high school teacher Adam Watson used Book Drum with three senior Literature classes studying The Poisonwood Bible. Together they created a very special Book Drum profile. In this article, Adam reflects on the experience. more ...
2011/06/13
We will be publishing all completed Tournament entries over the next few weeks more ...
2011/05/23
Many congratulations to Emily Gray for her winning profile of The Private Memoirs and Confessions of a Justified Sinner by James Hogg more ...
2011/05/08
Readers can help make Book Drum profiles more accurate and relevant by using our flag system more ...
2011/04/21
The 2011 Tournament closes on 30 April.  more ...
2011/04/09
With less than three weeks to go, we present some tips to help you hone your profile to win that £1000 first prize more ...
2011/03/27
Some practical tips to help you with your profile - avoid these mistakes, and you're well on your way to a Tournament prize more ...
2011/03/01
"Book Drum" is broadcast nationwide on primetime TV more ...
2011/02/16
The judges for the 2011 Book Drum Tournament are announced more ...
2011/01/28
The 2011 Book Drum Tournament is off to a great start more ...
2011/01/27
by Jeremy Bauer, Ball State University - reproduced with the kind permission of the author more ...
2010/12/20
The new Tournament opens on 5 January and will run until 30 April. more ...
2010/11/10
Published Contributors can now add individual bookmarks to any profile more ...
2010/10/18
As her fifth profile is published, Siân Cleaver reflects on Book Drum, the profiles she has created, and what has driven her to assemble such a wealth of wonderful bookmarks. more ...
2010/10/05
The lead story in the Autumn issue of The Author, the journal of the UK Society of Authors, is "More than Words Can Say" by Hector Macdonald. Read it here. more ...
2010/09/22
Introducing Facebook "like" buttons for every profile more ...
2010/09/08
With a new design and over 100 great profiles, Book Drum is now ready for a mainstream audience more ...
2010/08/28
Star Contributor Ann Morgan makes journalism breakthrough more ...
2010/08/20
Book Drum takes on a new design more ...
2010/08/06
New profiles published: The Chrysalids, Dracula, Beauty, The Interpretation of Dreams, A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man, Pride and Prejudice more ...
2010/07/28
Introducing Comments on Profiles and a new Facebook Page. New profiles of: Interview with the Vampire, A Fine Balance, David Copperfield, The Unbearable Lightness of Being, Never Let Me Go, The Lost Garden. more ...
2010/07/14
Introducing a new feature: Add a review to any published profile more ...
2010/07/07
New profiles published: The Far Pavilions, Infinite Jest, Frankenstein, Miss Garnet's Angel more ...
2010/07/01
New profiles published: A Moveable Feast, Saturday, Good Omens, The Bell Jar more ...
2010/06/23
New profiles published: Kim, The Great Gatsby, Wide Sargasso Sea, The Picture of Dorian Gray, Brave New World more ...
2010/06/16
New profiles published: Oryx and Crake, Imperium, The Sandman: Preludes and Nocturnes, Ruby, Dawn more ...
2010/06/09
New profiles published: Angela's Ashes, The French Lieutenant's Woman, A Room of One's Own, Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets more ...
2010/06/07
Today we publish a new profile by Siân Cleaver, Virginia Woolf's A Room of One's Own more ...
2010/06/02
New profiles published: The Remains of the Day; A Star Called Henry; The Heart is a Lonely Hunter more ...
2010/05/27
New profiles published: Stasiland, Three Men in a Boat, Miss Smilla's Feeling For Snow more ...
2010/05/20
The creator of the Mukiwa profile proudly presents: They Thought It Was All Over...They Were Right! more ...
2010/05/19
New profiles published: The Amulet of Samarkand; To Kill A Mockingbird; Robinson Crusoe more ...
2010/05/12
New Profiles Published: The Sheltering Sky, The Horse Whisperer, Persuasion more ...
2010/05/06
New profiles published: Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close; Cold Comfort Farm; The Secret Agent more ...
2010/04/28
This week, new profiles of Twilight, In Patagonia and Wuthering Heights were published. more ...
2010/04/26
John Banville, Peter Godwin and Paulo Coelho tell us what they think more ...
2010/04/23
Kate Williams has just sold two fiction books to Penguin for £1 million more ...
2010/04/21
The Catcher in the Rye, Bridget Jones's Diary, Mukiwa, The Sea, Charlotte Gray more ...
2010/04/12
Today we start publishing the many fantastic profiles created for the Book Drum Tournament.  more ...
2010/04/01
The prize-winning profiles are now published. more ...
2010/02/19
The £2,000 of prizes will be awarded by three fantastic authors - Kate Williams, Sam Mills and Matthew Plampin more ...
2010/02/03
There's just one month to go now, and it's a short month at that. You have four weeks left to polish your masterpieces before they go to the judges more ...