Mon, 23/04/2012 - 09:00
The Duchess of Cornwall, Stephen Fry and actor William Rycroft are among those gearing up to hand out World Book Night titles this evening (23rd April) as the second year of the event set up to promote reading takes place.
This year's event marks the first international World Book Night event, with Germany, the USA and Ireland...
Mon, 20/06/2011 - 09:03
Andrea Levy's Man Booker-shortlisted The Long Song (Headline Review) has been lauded by judges of the Walter Scott Prize for its "imaginative depth", as the author won the £25,000 award.
The prize was bestowed on the author for the novel, about the legacy of slavery, at the Brewin Dolphin Borders Book...
Tue, 19/04/2011 - 15:29
Former Colman Getty PR Mark Hutchinson has launched his own consultancy, Mark Hutchinson Management (MHM), taking high-profile names including J K Rowling with him.
The consultancy will specialise in profile management and arts and entertainment PR, and authors Nigella Lawson and Andrea Levy, with whom Hutchinson had a long working...
Thu, 04/02/2010 - 08:21
Hachette c.e.o. Tim Hely Hutchinson has selected David Nicholls' One Day (Hodder) and Andrea Levy's The Long Song (Headline Review) as among his company's highlights in a letter to Amazon's readers.
Hely Hutchinson has become the latest c.e.o. to take part in Amazon.co.uk's Inside Publishing offer,...
Mon, 13/04/2009 - 09:30
Headline Review’s Jane Morpeth has acquired a "long-awaited" novel by award-winning author Andrea Levy for a six-figure sum through agent David Grossman.
The Long Song is Levy’s follow-up to her fourth book, Small Island, which has sold nearly 690,000 copies since its 2004 publication, according to Nielsen BookScan...