Mon, 24/08/2009 - 15:28
Josie Curran is still reeling from being voted "best discovery" at Camp Bestival by the Observer [2nd August]. She earned the accolade from her stint in the Bookworm tent, overseeing a variety of madcap games "with about 200 kids" including "The Nail Game" which featured "competitive dads" aiming...
Wed, 08/04/2009 - 07:31
Boxtree editorial director Jon Butler has been appointed non-fiction publisher at Pan Macmillan. Butler joined Pan Mac in 2005 and his successes have included Love Letters of Great Men and Mock the Week.
Pan Macmillan m.d. Anthony Forbes Watson said: “Jon has built a fresh and successful list at Boxtree and he...
Fri, 21/12/2007 - 07:58
Boxtree has paid a "strong" six-figure sum for two tie-ins to popular BBC2 satirical quiz show "Mock the Week". Commissioning editor Jon Butler bought UK and Commonwealth rights from Jonny Geller at Curtis Brown in a "fiercely fought auction", with Boxtree beating off three rival publishers. The first title will be...