08 Feb 2011
Congratulations to Mike Perham who has been shortlisted for the Best New Writer at the National Sporting Club’s British Sports Book Awards which take place at the Cafe Royal on 9th May.
02 Feb 2011
Harry Keeble and Kris Hollington’s Little Victim , the real story of Britain’s vulnerable children and the people who rescue them, based on Harry Keeble’s time in the Met’s Hackney Child Protection Unit and sequel to Baby X is this week’s WH Smith non-fiction ‘Book of the Week’.
27 Jan 2011
Gurpareet Bains has been in the news recently with his cure for the common cold:
19 Jan 2011
Cathy Glass’s Mummy Told Me Not To Tell is No 12 in the bestseller charts this week.
12 Jan 2011
Thirteen weeks on from publication, Cathy Glass’s Mummy Told Me Not To Tell remains in the top ten.
12 Jan 2011
Congratulations to David Haviland whose Why You Should Store Your Farts in a Jar is attracting great reviews and is currently at No. 14 in Amazon’s ‘Curiosities and Wonders’ bestseller list. The book’s release has been covered with features by AOL News, CBS, NPR, and CoEd magazine, which can be found here: http://www.aolnews.com/2011/01/11/storing-farts-in-a-jar-drinking-urine-and-other-medical-odditie/ http://www.cbsnews.com/2300-204_162-10006070.html http://www.npr.org/blogs/health/2010/12/28/132402841/5-health-books-you-dont-need-to-read-because-we-did?print=1
06 Jan 2011
Congratulations to Jane Anson whose The Wine Opus has won the UK award for ‘Best Wine Atlas and Tourism Book’ in the Gourmand Wine Book Awards. It is now going on to the short list for ‘Best Wine Book in the World’, which will be announced on 2nd March.
06 Jan 2011
Congratulations to Cathy Glass whose Mummy Told Me Not To Tell is still at number 6 in the non-fiction paperback bestseller list.
01 Jan 2011
Robert Hutchinson’s book on the Spanish Armada to his regular publisher Weidenfeld.
Stewart Lansley’s economic critique The Spirit of Inequality to Gibson Square Press.
Daniel Tammet’s mathematical memoir Thinking Numbers to Hodder with US rights going to LIttle Brown.
Mei Trow’s latest Maxwell crime novel Maxwell’s Crossing to Allison & Busby.
21 Dec 2010
Mummy Told Me Not To Tell is at number 8 this week - its tenth week in the top 10.