News

  • Of Fortunes and War in The Correspondent

    03 Oct 2016

    There’s a terrific review for Patrick Garrett’s fascinating biography of journalist Clare Hollingworth in The Correspondent.

    “The story of how Clare Hollingworth achieved her great scoop, the outbreak of World War Two, during her first week as a journalist is well known, but it is always worth telling again, especially when it is done with such verve and skill as it is by Patrick Garrett.”

    Full review

  • The M Room featured in The Telegraph

    03 Oct 2016

    The M Room, by historian Helen Fry, was featured in a Telegpraph article this week on the preservation of important World War Two site Trent Park.

    Walls that gave up Nazi secrets to be preserved in new museum

  • Recent Foreign Rights sales

    01 Oct 2016

    Turkish rights in Rachel Kelly’s Walking on Sunshine: 52 Small Steps to Happiness.

    Chinese rights in Angus Konstan’s Jutland 1916: Twelve Hours That Decided The Great War.

    Chinese rights in Beyond the Call: The Incredible True Story of One American’s Life-or-Death Mission on the Eastern Front in World War II by Lee Trimble and Jeremy Dronfield.

    Chinese rights in A Life in Death : The Remarkable Career of DI Richard Venables, Disaster Detective by Richard Venables and Kris Hollington

  • Louis XlV biography to Pegasus

    01 Oct 2016

    Pegasus have bought North American rights in a new biography of Louis XlV by Josephine Wilkinson.

  • New Julie Shaw book to Harper Collins

    01 Oct 2016

    Harper Collins have commissioned Sins of the Father the latest in her Hudson family non-fiction saga.

  • Cathy Glass still at no 2

    28 Sep 2016

    Congratulations to Cathy Glass whose Can I Let You Go? remains at number 2 in the paperback Sunday Times bestseller list.

  • Theo Aronson climbs the charts

    27 Sep 2016

    Two titles by the ever-popular royal historian Theo Aronson are currently selling well. The King in Love, the story of Edward VII’s mistresses, is currently at #12 in the Kindle bestseller list. And A Family of Kings, about the descendants of Christian IX of Denmark is also in the top 100, at #64.

  • New Kindle Single from Nicholas Best

    22 Sep 2016

    Nicholas Best’s powerful historical novella The Hangman’s Story has just been launched in the Kindle Single store - it’s currently the first book on the homepage.

    The Hangman’s Story

  • Cathy Glass remains at no 2.

    21 Sep 2016

    Cathy Glass’s Can I Let You Go? is Number 2 again in the Sunday Times non-fiction Paperback Bestsellers list.

  • Cathy Glass straight in at no 2

    14 Sep 2016

    Congratulations to Cathy Glass whose new memoir Can I Let You Go? has gone straight into the paperback non-fiction lists at no 2.